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PROPORTION





Definition:

  1. [noun] the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole
    Synonyms: ality

  2. [noun] magnitude or extent; "a building of vast proportions"
    Synonyms: dimension

  3. [noun] balance among the parts of something
    Synonyms: symmetry

  4. [noun] harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design); "in all perfectly beautiful objects there is found the opposition of one part to another and a reciprocal balance"- John Ruskin
    Synonyms: balance

  5. [verb] give pleasant proportions to; "harmonize a building with those surrounding it"

  6. [verb] adjust in size relative to other things

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