English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'proportional'

(adjective) 
Definition
being in proportion
Loss of weight is directly proportional to the progress of the disease.
Synonyms
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equivalent
One hand is equivalent to four inches.
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corresponding
March and April sales this year were up 8 per cent on the corresponding period last year.
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even
Divide the dough into 12 even pieces.
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consistent
These new goals are not consistent with the existing policies.
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comparable
They should be paid the same wages for work of comparable value.
Farmers were meant to get an income comparable with that of townspeople.
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in proportion
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analogous
This kind of construction is analogous to building a bridge under water.
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commensurate
Employees are paid salaries commensurate with those of teachers.
Opposites

Additional synonyms

in the sense of analogous
Definition
similar in some respects
This kind of construction is analogous to building a bridge under water.
in the sense of commensurate
Definition
corresponding in degree, size, or value
Employees are paid salaries commensurate with those of teachers.
Synonyms
in accord,
proportionate,
coextensive
in the sense of comparable
Definition
able to be compared (with)
They should be paid the same wages for work of comparable value.Farmers were meant to get an income comparable with that of townspeople.
Synonyms
on a par,
a match,
proportionate,
as good

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