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See definition of portage on Dictionary.com
  • as indelivery
  • as intransit
  • as intransportation
  • as incarry
  • as intote

synonyms for portage

  • consignment
  • distribution
  • shipment
  • transmission
  • carting
  • commitment
  • conveyance
  • dispatch
  • drop
  • mailing
  • post
  • rendition
  • surrender
  • freighting
  • giving over
  • handing over
  • impartment
  • intrusting
  • parcel post
See also synonyms for: portaged / portaging

antonyms for portage

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  • capture
  • confinement
  • hold
  • imprisonment
  • keeping
  • quiet
  • restraint
  • retention
  • secrecy
  • hold
  • stagnation
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    How to use portage in a sentence

    They’ll also let you know about potential obstacles like rough water or portages, where you’ll have to carry your boat to get through stretches of river with shallow beds or dams.
    4 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOUR FIRST PADDLING ADVENTUREALISHA MCDARRISAUGUST 4, 2022POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Cascade Mountain, ten minutes from Portage, Wisconsin, on Interstate 90, is a family-owned hill with lift tickets starting at $75.
    THE 10 CHEAPEST SKI TOWNS FOR RENTERSERILEYFEBRUARY 25, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
    For shorter outings in Vermont, paddlers should target the faster-flowing stretches beneath dams and try to end the day at a campsite before the next portage.
    THE KEY TO VERMONT’S OUTDOOR RECREATION ECONOMY? UNFETTERED ALTRUISM.KKLEINAUGUST 18, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
    Otherwise, it’s really, really easy to spend 10 or 15 minutes milling around at the start and finish of every portage, and there are two problems with this.
    HOW (AND WHY) TO EXECUTE THE PERFECT CANOE PORTAGEALEX HUTCHINSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    On the map, look for areas that can only be accessed via a significant portage, ideally a mile or more.
    HOW (AND WHY) TO EXECUTE THE PERFECT CANOE PORTAGEALEX HUTCHINSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    It would have been less labor to have tied the beasts, put them into the boat, and hauled it across the portage.
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    It was three o'clock in the afternoon when they commenced their preparations for making this extraordinary portage.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    Making up their bundles as usual, they commenced a struggle with the intricacies and obstacles of the portage.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    The place of transit from one river to the other was known for years as the Portage.
    'THREE SCORE YEARS AND TEN'CHARLOTTE OUISCONSIN VAN CLEVE
    The portage was a long mile but the girls were accustomed to hiking and took it at a brisk pace.
    THE MISSING FORMULAMILDRED A. WIRT, AKA ANN WIRT
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    capacitor

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