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American English: /ˌdɪsprəˈpɔrʃ(ə)nət/
British English: /ˌdɪsprəˈpɔːʃ(ə)nət/

Translation of disproportionate in Spanish:


  • (number/size)
    the disproportionate size of his nose
    lo desproporcionado (del tamaño) de su nariz
    a disproportionate amount of money is spent on advertising
    lo que se gasta en propaganda es desmesurado
    to be disproportionate to somethingthe size of its head is disproportionate to its body
    el tamaño de la cabeza es desproporcionado con relación al del cuerpo or con respecto al del cuerpo
    the salary is disproportionate to the risks involved
    el sueldo no guarda relación con los riesgos que comporta
    Example sentences
    • Of course in reality I know some very nice people with beards (as well as a disproportionate amount of idiots).
    • California bears a disproportionate amount of the cost of illegal immigration.
    • The Sheikh's willingness to spend disproportionate amounts of money for certain objects has astonished the art world.

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