portfolio
[pɔːtˈfəʊlɪəʊ]
NOUN
portfolios (plural noun)
  1. a large, thin, flat case for loose sheets of paper such as drawings or maps.
    "under his arm he carried a large portfolio of drawings"
    synonyms:
    file · binder · ring binder · portfolio · document case · envelope ·
    • a set of pieces of creative work intended to demonstrate a person's ability to a potential employer.
      "she had a portfolio of crayon portraits"
    • a varied set of photographs of a model or actor intended to be shown to a potential employer.
      "entrants must not have done any professional modelling or have an existing portfolio"
  2. a range of investments held by a person or organization.
    "a portfolio of insured municipal securities"
    synonyms:
    investments · shares · holdings · securities · equities · bonds · portfolio
    • a range of products or services offered by an organization.
      "an unrivalled portfolio of quality brands"
  3. denoting or engaged in an employment pattern which involves a succession of short-term contracts and part-time work, rather than the more traditional model of a single job for life.
    "portfolio careers allow women to balance work with family"
  4. the position and duties of a Minister or Secretary of State.
    "he took on the Foreign Affairs portfolio"
ORIGIN
early 18th century: from Italian portafogli, from portare ‘carry’ + foglio ‘leaf’ (from Latin folium).
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How to use portfolio in a sentence?
as the eurozone crisis deteriorated, we accelerated our efforts to de-risk the investment portfolio.
entrants must not have done any professional modelling or have an existing portfolio.
these brokers churn the client's portfolio to generate an income for themselves.
bureaucrats are greedily eyeing the organization's rich portfolio of property.
the newly chosen minister declared he was rapt with his new portfolio.
the defence portfolio could be the carrot to dangle before him.
portfolio careers allow women to balance work with family.
under his arm he carried a large portfolio of drawings.
a portfolio of insured municipal securities.
he took along a portfolio of his drawings.
an unrivalled portfolio of quality brands.
he took on the Foreign Affairs portfolio.
she had a portfolio of crayon portraits.
a portfolio of business endeavours.
How to say portfolio in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)portefeulje
Arabic (NOUN)استثمارات, حافظة, محفظة, المحفظة, الحافظة, الحوافظ, حقيبة, ملف, المحافظ
Bangla পোর্টফোলিও
Bosnian (Latin) portfelj
Bulgarian (NOUN)портфолио, ресор, галерия
Cantonese (Traditional) 投資組合
Catalan (NOUN)cartera, portafoli, portfoli
Chinese Simplified 投资 组合
Chinese Traditional 投資 組合
Croatian (NOUN)portfelj
Czech (NOUN)Aktovka
Danish (NOUN)portefølje, ansvarsområde
Dutch (NOUN)portefeuille
Estonian (NOUN)portfelli, haldusalas, vastutusala
Fijian ilesilesi
Finnish (NOUN)salkun, arvopaperisalkku, tuotevalikoima, valikoimaan
French (NOUN)portefeuille, brochure
German (NOUN)Portefeuille, Mappe
Greek (NOUN)χαρτοφυλάκιο, πορτφόλιο
Haitian Creole dosye
Hebrew (NOUN)הפורטפוליו, תיק, בתיק, תיקי, היצע, תיקים
Hindi (NOUN)पोर्टफोलियो, एसेट, संविभाग, विभाग
Hungarian (NOUN)portfólió, aktatáska, tárca, iratrendezőt
Icelandic (NOUN)eigu, skjalamappa
Indonesian (NOUN)portofolio
Italian (NOUN)portafoglio
Japanese (NOUN)ポートフォリオ, 有価証券, 製品群
Kiswahili (NOUN)kwingineko
Korean (NOUN)포트폴리오, 포트홀리로
Latvian (NOUN)portfeļa
Lithuanian (NOUN)portfelio, darbai, rinkinio, aplanką
Malagasy antontan-tsarin'
Maltese (NOUN)f'portafoll
Norwegian Bokmål portefølje
Persian (NOUN)پرتفوی
Polish (NOUN)teka
Portuguese (NOUN)portfólio, carteira, portifólio, portefólio
Querétaro Otomi cartera ar
Romanian (NOUN)portofoliu
Russian (NOUN)портфолио
Samoan vaega
Serbian (Cyrillic) портфолио
Slovak (NOUN)portfólio, kresla
Slovenian (NOUN)portfelja, resorja, ministrstvo, listnice
Spanish (NOUN)cartera, portafolio, carpeta
Swedish (NOUN)portfölj, ansvarsområde
Tahitian hooraa
Tamil போர்ட்ஃபோலியோ
Telugu పోర్షన్
Thai (NOUN)ผลงาน
Tongan kumi
Turkish (NOUN)portföy, Portoflio, evrak çantası, yelpazesi
Ukrainian (NOUN)портфоліо, доробки
Urdu پورٹ فولیو
Vietnamese (NOUN)hàng
Welsh (NOUN)portffolio
Yucatec Maya cartera u
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