Synonyms of proportion in English:

proportion


See US English definition of proportion

See UK English definition of proportion

See Spanish definition of parte

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’

SYNONYMS
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 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