Synonyms of proportion in English:

proportion


See definition of proportion

noun

1‘only a small proportion of the land can be farmed’

SYNONYMS

part, portion, amount, quantity, bit, piece, percentage, section, segment, share, quota, division, fraction, measure

2‘the proportion of water to alcohol’

SYNONYMS

ratio, distribution, relative amount, relative number

relationship

3‘serious photographers interested in line and proportion should find the exhibition instructive’

SYNONYMS

balance, symmetry, harmony, correspondence, correlation, congruity, agreement, concord

4proportions‘men of huge proportions’

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size, dimensions, magnitude, measurements

mass, volume, bulk

expanse, extent, width, breadth, scale, scope, range


Phrases

    in proportion to

      ‘the amount of land in proportion to our needs is still large’

      SYNONYMS

      relative to, proportionate to, proportional to, commensurate with, corresponding to

    out of (all) proportion

      ‘they had an impact out of all proportion to their size’

      SYNONYMS

      incommensurate with, disproportionate to, relatively too large for, relatively too small for, not appropriate for

      out of keeping with, at odds with

      insufficient, inadequate

      excessive, inordinate, unreasonable