Their powerful support for the Labour Party upended the plans of the ruling Conservative Party for Brexit, a portmanteau
for leaving the European Union.
4 The name Walford, of EastEnders fame, is a portmanteau
of which two areas of London where the show's creators were born?
So we are looking forward to other pointless portmanteau
words (would those be pointmantless words?
should house a stash of love letters jealously guarded but never re-read.
Appearing on Halemazade (a portmanteau
of "Halema" and "Scheherazade"--from The Arabian Nights ), Boland (on her own chair, on her own TV show) spoke in a tone and manner deemed "controversial" for Ramadan, which is to say "not proper," which is to say flirtatious.
Summary: I looked up staycation in a dictionary and found out that it was a portmanteau
, a word constructed by blending sound and meaning of two different words
Lactam" is a portmanteau
of "lactone" (from the Latin lactis, "milk," since lactic acid was isolated from soured milk) and "amide.
word referring to a bar that serves high-end beer and food was coined in 1991?
The latter is simply a portmanteau
of the locality's initial moniker Bridge House, which owed to the number of buildings within close vicinity of the River Calder.
Kawasaki claims the Versys moniker is a portmanteau
of Versatile and System which, while hardly evocative, is a fairly accurate description of the ethos of this non-off-road adventurer.
83 ("Pixels" Film Review) Values on a regular grid in three-dimensional space, the name is a portmanteau
for "volume" and "pixels," and is most frequently used in visualization and analysis of medical and scientific data.
Apparently it's one of those portmanteau
French words where "Kad" is inspired by the quad (the casual term for a four-wheeled all-terrain vehicle) and Jar is a reference to the French words agile and jaillir, which means to emerge quickly.
And if the autograph paintings initiate interplay between the spontaneous and the automatic, Portmanteau
takes these same oppositions to a kind of comic extreme.
In 2005, the joint naval exercises were code-named Indra, a portmanteau
of the participants' respective countries.
Darlion is a portmanteau
of dragon representing the East and lion representing the West.