portraitnoun [ C ]uk /ˈpɔː.trət/ /ˈpɔː.treɪt/ us /ˈpɔːr.trɪt/
a portrait gallery
a portrait painter
- an exceptionally fine portrait
- a lifelike portrait of the queen
- The portrait was finished after only three sittings.
- It was said that the portrait was a very true likeness of her.
- The movie paints a very vivid portrait of family life during the 1950's.