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English definition of “portrait”


noun     /ˈpɔːtrɪt/
B2 [C] a painting , drawing , or photograph of someone: a portrait of the princess a portrait gallery / painter Pictures
a portrait of sb/sth a film or book that describes someone or something in detail : His latest film is a portrait of life in the 1920s. → See also self-portraitAccounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of portrait noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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