portions[ pawr-shuhn, pohr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF portions
Synonyms for portions
- lion's share
- piece of action
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PORTIONS
"Some portions of the evening I enjoyed exceedingly," replied Philothea.
However, it was these portions of the transept and the apse which had the least suffered.
I noticed that these bonds were all portions of a gentleman's dress.
With the other portions of the Company's army there shut up, it had behaved admirably.
The annexation feeling is reviving in some portions of Lower Canada.
He would sooner be thirteen than fourteen; the portions would be larger, that was all.
All women are prohibited from entering these portions of the cloisters.
Divide the pastry into two portions, and roll them out as thinly as possible.
And thus the whole mixture out of which he cut these portions was all exhausted by him.
The gate-tower and portions of the walls and buildings still exist.