adjective. ['prəˈpɔrʃənət'] being in due proportion.
- per capita
Words that Rhyme with Proportionate
Example sentences of the word proportionate
Make sure the size of the items are proportionate to the size of the box.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The Staffy's weight should always be proportionate to his height.
3. Verb, base form
Trim any edges of the hat to make them proportionate.
Quotes containing the word proportionate
1. but a sanguine temper, though for ever expecting more good than occurs, does not always pay for its hopes by any proportionate depression. it soon flies over the present failure, and begins to hope again.
- Jane Austen, Emma
adjective. ['prəˈpɔrʃənət'] agreeing in amount, magnitude, or degree.
adjective. ['prəˈpɔrʃənət'] exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities.