proportional - definition and synonyms

 
adjective 

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/prəˈpɔː(r)ʃ(ə)nəl/
  1. 1
    correct or suitable in size, amount, or degree when considered in relation to something else

    Critics are claiming that the sentence is not proportional to the crime.

derived words

proportionality

 

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/prəˌpɔː(r)ʃ(ə)nˈæləti/
noun [uncountable]

proportionally

 

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/prəˈpɔː(r)ʃ(ə)nəli/
adverb