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disproportionate Explained

disproportionate at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['dısprə'pɔ:ʃənıt]

disproportionate at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1555, from dis- "not" + proportionate. ///

disproportionate at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj too much or too little in relation to something else// --the disproportionate amount of money being spent on defence// -- disproportionately adv //

disproportionate at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

154 Moby Thesaurus words for "disproportionate":
abnormal, absurd, aggrandized, aimless, amorphous, amplified,
anomalous, antagonistic, antipathetic, asymmetric, asymmetrical,
at cross-purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war,
ballyhooed, capricious, casual, clashing, contradictory, contrary,
cranky, cross, desultory, differing, disaccordant, disagreeable,
disagreeing, disarticulated, discontinuous, discordant, discrepant,
disharmonious, disjunct, disordered, disparate, dispersed,
dissident, dissimilar, dissonant, divergent, erratic, exaggerated,
excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fitful, formless,
frivolous, grandiloquent, grating, gratuitous, haphazard,
high-flown, hit-or-miss, hostile, hyperbolic, ill-matched,
ill-sorted, immethodical, immiscible, inaccordant, inadequate,
inchoate, incoherent, incommensurable, incommensurate,
incompatible, incongruous, inconsequent, inconsistent, inconsonant,
indiscriminate, inflated, inharmonious, inordinate, insufficient,
irreconcilable, irregular, jangling, jarring, lopsided, magnified,
meaningless, mismatched, misshapen, negative, nonsymmetrical,
nonsystematic, nonuniform, odd, off-balance, orderless,
out of accord, out of proportion, out of whack, overbalanced,
overdone, overdrawn, overemphasized, overemphatic, overestimated,
overgreat, overlarge, overpraised, oversold, overstated,
overstressed, overwrought, oxymoronic, paradoxical, planless,
prodigal, profuse, promiscuous, puffed, random, repugnant,
self-contradictory, senseless, shapeless, skew, skewed, spasmodic,
sporadic, straggling, straggly, stretched, superlative, systemless,
touted, unarranged, unbalanced, unclassified, uncongenial,
undirected, unequal, uneven, unfair, ungraded, unharmonious,
unjoined, unmethodical, unordered, unorganized, unsorted,
unsymmetrical, unsystematic, ununiform, vague, variant,
wandering

disproportionate at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Disagreement): disagreement, discord, discordance, dissonance, dissidence, discrepancy, lack of conformity, incongruity, misalliance, dissension, conflict, opposition, bickering, clashing, misunderstanding, argument, quarrel, wrangle, disparity, mismatch, disproportion, dissimilitude, inequality, disproportionateness, variance, divergence, repugnance, unfitness, inaptitude, impropriety, inapplicability, inconsistency, irrelevancy, intrusion, interference, inappropriateness.

[ADJ] (Disagreement): {Quarrelsome}: disagreeing, discordant, at variance, at inconsistent with, exceptional, intrusive, incongruous, disproportionate, inharmonious, inconsonant, divergent, repugnant to.

disproportionate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
~ (to sth) too large or too small when compared with sth else:
The area contains a disproportionate number of young middle-class families.
compare PROPORTIONATE
disproportionately adverb:
The lower-paid spend a disproportionately large amount of their earnings on food.

disproportionate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
~ (to sth) too large or too small when compared with sth else:
The area contains a disproportionate number of young middle-class families.
compare PROPORTIONATE
disproportionately adverb:
The lower-paid spend a disproportionately large amount of their earnings on food.

Disproportionate at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disproportionate \Dis`pro*por"tion*ate\, a.
Not proportioned; unsymmetrical; unsuitable to something else
in bulk, form, value, or extent; out of proportion;
inadequate; as, in a perfect body none of the limbs are
disproportionate; it is wisdom not to undertake a work
disproportionate means. -- {Dis`pro*por"tion*ate*ly}, adv. --
{Dis`pro*por"tion*ate*ness}, n.

disproportionate at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disproportionate
adj 1: out of proportion [syn: {disproportional}] [ant: {proportionate}]
2: not proportionate

disproportionate at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedia » dab=disproportionate

English

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪspɹəˈpɔː(ɹ)ʃənət/

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Not proportionate.
    1. Out of proportion.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » not proportionate

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|несъответен
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|suhteeton
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|aránytalan
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|nieproporcjonalny, Inter: t- » pl|niewspółmierny

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|непропорциональный|tr=neproporcionálʹnyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|несоразмерный|tr=nesorazmérnyj|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|desproporcionado|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » out of proportion
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|непропорционален|tr=neproporcionálen
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|suhteeton
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|aránytalan


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|nieproporcjonalny, Inter: t- » pl|niewspółmierny
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|непропорциональный|tr=neproporcionálʹnyj|sc=Cyrl
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|desproporcionado|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » disproportionat|ing
  • Inter: chemistr » y To undergo disproportionation

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » to undergo disproportionation
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|disproporzionare


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » disproportionate
    Translation: el » disproportionate
    Translation: es » disproportionate
    Translation: io » disproportionate
    Translation: kn » disproportionate
    Translation: hu » disproportionate
    Translation: mg » disproportionate
    Translation: my » disproportionate
    Translation: pl » disproportionate
    Translation: ru » disproportionate
    Translation: ta » disproportionate
    Translation: te » disproportionate
    Translation: vi » disproportionate
    Translation: zh » disproportionate