Synonyms of proportion in English:



  • 1 only a small proportion of the land can be farmed
    part, portion, amount, quantity, bit, piece, percentage, section, segment, share, quota, division, fraction, measure
  • 2 the proportion of water to alcohol
    ratio, distribution, relative amount/number; relationship
  • 3 serious photographers interested in line and proportion should find the exhibition instructive
    balance, symmetry, harmony, correspondence, correlation, congruity, agreement, concord
  • 4 (proportions) men of huge proportions an achievement of quite extraordinary proportions
  • Phrases

    in proportion to

    the amount of land in proportion to our needs is still largerelative toproportionate toproportional tocommensurate withcorresponding to

    out of (all) proportion

    they had an impact out of all proportion to their sizeincommensurate withdisproportionate torelatively too large/small fornot appropriate forout of keeping withat odds withinsufficientinadequateexcessiveinordinateunreasonable

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