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Meaning of “portrait” - Learner’s Dictionary

portrait

noun     /ˈpɔːtrɪt/
B2 [C] a painting, drawing, or photograph of someone: a portrait of the princess a portrait gallery/painterPictures
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-portrait Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of portrait from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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