[ pawr-tuh-fee-noh, pohr-; Italian pawr-taw-fee-naw ]


  1. a village in NW Italy, SE of Genoa: tourist resort.

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I concluded my 2019 Portofino review praising its handling on that sinuous ribbon of asphalt, but I left my time with the car none the wiser with regard to its ability at more mundane tasks.

Everything changed with the success of his first novel, Portofino, in 1992.

In the summer the path from Portofino is pleasant enough, but at any other time it is almost impassable.

Up over the mountain of Portofino winds the road in genuine mountain fashion though beautifully graded and kept.

You were telling your sister abut the Greek divers who come to Portofino to find coral under the sea.

They walked together to the tiny fishing village of Portofino, along the most beautiful road in Italy.

The rumor had preceded her arrival that Marsham had been very much "smitten" with her amid the pine woods of Portofino.


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