Synonyms of proportion
1 partDictionary • A proportion of the rent is met by the city council.
part • A large part of his earnings went on repaying the bank loan.
share • I have had more than my share of adventures.
cut (informal) • The lawyers, of course, will take their cut of the profits.
measure • The colonies were claiming a larger measure of self-government.
division • Each was divided into several divisions.
segment • the poorer segments of society
quota • The quota of four tickets per person had been reduced to two.
fraction • only a small fraction of the cost
2 relative amount • the proportion of women in the profession • the proportion of length to breadth
relationship • the relationship between culture and power
ratio • The adult to child ratio is 1 to 6.
3 balanceDictionary • an artist with a special feel for colour and proportion
balance • her ability to maintain the political balance
agreement • The talks ended in acrimony rather than agreement.
harmony • the ordered harmony of the universe
correspondence • correspondences between Eastern religions and Christianity
symmetry • the incredible beauty and symmetry of a snowflake
concord • A climate of concord and tolerance prevails among the Muslim and Christian Egyptian citizens.
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• The talks ended in acrimony rather than agreement.
• her ability to maintain the political balance
• A climate of concord and tolerance prevails among the Muslim and Christian Egyptian citizens.
Thesaurus for proportion from the Collins English Thesaurus
the relationship between different things or parts with respect to comparative size, number, or degree; relative magnitude or extent; ratio