Usage examples for portable

  1. A portable iron stand is generally to be seen somewhere in the tent, upon which the hot vessels are placed when they are removed from the fire. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  2. A number of things occurred almost as soon as the lights were out, interrupting a train of thought in which I saw myself in the first stages of mental decay, and carrying about the streets not only fire- tongs and walking- sticks, but other portable property belonging to my friends. – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. You had eight portable machine guns. – Frigid Fracas by Dallas McCord Reynolds