1. a large, flat, thin case for carrying loose papers or drawings or maps; usually leather

- he remembered her because she was carrying a large portfolio

Definition categories: man–made, case

2. a set of pieces of creative work collected to be shown to potential customers or employers

- the artist had put together a portfolio of his work

- every actor has a portfolio of photographs

Definition categories: group, set

3. a list of the financial assets held by an individual or a bank or other financial institution

- they were disappointed by the poor returns on their stock portfolio

Definition categories: communication, list, listing

4. the role of the head of a government department

- he holds the portfolio for foreign affairs

Definition categories: act, function, office, part, role

Sentences with portfolio as a noun:

- I would like to introduce you to our portfolio of services.