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prəˈpɔr ʃə nl, -ˈpoʊr-pro·por·tion·al

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  1. proportionaladjective

    one of the quantities in a mathematical proportion

    disproportional, disproportionate

  2. proportional, relativeadjective

    properly related in size or degree or other measurable characteristics; usually followed by `to'

    "the punishment ought to be proportional to the crime"; "earnings relative to production"

    relative, comparative

    disproportional, disproportionate

  3. proportionaladjective

    having a constant ratio


    disproportionate, disproportional

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 3 votes

  1. proportionaladjective

    proportionate, proportionable, symmetrical, correspondent

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  1. Michel Barnier:

    The duration of an extension - it has got to be in line with the purpose of any such extension, any extension should serve a purpose. The length should be proportional to the objective. Our objective is an orderly withdrawal. 'No-deal' will never by the EU's decision. In order to avoid 'no-deal', the UK needs to agree to a deal.

  2. Brandon A. Trean:

    Ones need for control is directly proportional for ones need for love.

  3. John Stuart Mill:

    The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.

  4. H.W. Mann:

    Unhappiness is directly proportional to our denial of reality

  5. Jennifer Pedraza:

    We're marching right now because we have to defend the right to protest. Have you seen the videos of the police simply opening fire over the civil population ? And that's not proportionate, that's nowhere near a proportional use of military force.

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