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proportion

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of proportion

  1. 1 a balanced, pleasing, or suitable arrangement of parts the head was drawn too large, being way out of proportion with the body Synonyms of proportion balance, coherence, concinnity, consonance, consonancy, orchestration, harmony, symmetry, symphony, unityWords Related to proportion coordination, correlation, correspondence, equalization, equilibrium, evenness, order, orderliness, regularity, uniformityNear Antonyms of proportion confusion, disorganization, dissonance, disturbance, tension; disconnectedness, disjointedness, incompatibility; irregularity, unevennessAntonyms of proportion asymmetry, discordance, disproportion, disunity, imbalance, incoherence, violence

  2. 2 something belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual member of a group the players argue that they aren't getting the proportion of the league's profits that are due to them Synonyms of proportion allotment, allowance, cut, end, part, piece, portion, share, quota, slice, takeWords Related to proportion lot, ration; commission, percentage; member, partition, section, segmentNear Antonyms of proportion aggregate, composite, compound, pool, sum, total, totality; whole

  3. 3 the relationship in quantity, amount, or size between two or more things the proportion of length to width for those screens was usually three to two Synonyms of proportion ratio, rateWords Related to proportion average; frequency; correspondence; percentageNear Antonyms of proportion disproportion

  4. 4 the total amount of measurable space or surface occupied by something the exact proportions of the room were critical Synonyms of proportion bulk, dimension, extent, magnitude, measure, measurement, sizeWords Related to proportion area; capaciousness, commodiousness, roominess, spaciousness; ampleness, amplitude, bigness, bulkiness, enormousness, grandness, greatness, grossness, heftiness, hugeness, immenseness, immensity, largeness, mass, massiveness, monstrousness, stupendousness, tremendousness, vastness, volume, voluminousness



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