There are 2 translations of proportion in Spanish:

proportion1

Pronunciation: /prəˈpɔːrʃən; prəˈpɔːʃən/

n

  • 1 (part) (no pl) parte (f), porcentaje (m) a large o high proportion of the voters gran parte de los votantes, un gran porcentaje de los votantes a proportion of the money raised parte or un porcentaje del dinero recaudado
  • 2 c u (ratio) proporción (f) mix them in the proportion four to three mézclelos en una proporción de cuatro partes por cada tres in equal proportions por partes iguales to vary in direct/inverse proportion with sth variar* en proporción directa/inversa a algo in proportion to sth en proporción a algo
  • 3 u (proper relation) proporción (f) the head isn't in proportion to the body la cabeza no está (bien) proporcionada or está desproporcionada con respecto al cuerpo let's keep things in proportion no exageremos to blow sth up out of all proportion exagerar algo desmesuradamente you're getting everything out of proportion estás exagerando las cosas or (Esp) sacando las cosas de quicio his salary is out of all proportion to his talent su sueldo no guarda proporción con su talento he has no sense of proportion es un exagerado
  • 4
    (proportions pl)
    (size) proporciones (fpl), dimensiones (fpl)

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of proportion in Spanish:

proportion2

vt

  • proportion the model on a scale of 1:100 haz la maqueta a escala 1:100 the drawing is poorly proportioned el dibujo está mal proporcionado or no está proporcionado a perfectly proportioned building un edificio de proporciones perfectas a well-proportioned room una habitación de buenas proporciones

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Word of the day anteojeras
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.