What is another word for proportionate?

412 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ pɹəpˈɔːʃənət], [ pɹəpˈɔːʃənət], [ p_ɹ_ə_p_ˈɔː_ʃ_ə_n_ə_t]

Proportionate is a word commonly used to describe something that is in proportion or conforms to a balanced relationship. There are several synonyms for the word proportionate that may be used in different contexts. These include balanced, commensurate, appropriate, equal, corresponding, harmonious, proportional, and fitting. These words can be used to convey the same meaning as proportionate in relation to size, quantity, or degree. The use of synonyms enriches language by providing alternatives, and they are valuable in avoiding repetition, making writing more interesting, and helping readers understand meaning better.

Related words: proportional, proportionate to, proportional symbols, proportionate scales, proportional formula

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What are the opposite words for proportionate?

Proportion refers to a balanced or even distribution of something. Antonyms for the word proportionate may include words like disproportionate, unequal, imbalanced, abnormal, or irregular. If something is disproportionate, it means that it is not in harmony or balance; things may be excessively large or small in comparison. On the other hand, if something is unequal, it suggests a distinct difference in size or quantity, with one side being disproportionately more substantial. Imbalanced, abnormal or irregular may be used to describe something that does not conform to ideal symmetrical proportions. When referring to conception or treatment, disproportion is often used.

Usage examples for Proportionate

On certain days there are certain festivals and processions, when the chief is carried in a long basket on the heads of two men, with umbrellas above him, and attendants around proportionate to his rank.
"The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies"
Robert Gordon Latham
It isn't just proportionate, it isn't variable.
"Eight Keys to Eden"
Mark Irvin Clifton
"But if everything were only proportionate and variable," Tom argued, "then you'd have nothing fixed, constant.
"Eight Keys to Eden"
Mark Irvin Clifton

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