Definitions for disproportionateˌdɪs prəˈpɔr ʃə nɪt, -ˈpoʊr-
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out of proportion
To undergo disproportionation
Out of proportion.
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
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Too many factors are against ship owners at present, and January sees a disproportionate delivery of vessels from the shipyards.
They carried out a series of disproportionate or otherwise indiscriminate attacks, which they have completely failed to investigate independently.
These people, when they have hardly taken the reins of a company - which is to say they haven't yet taken any risk - are already assured to get a disproportionate package.
In the current form, the system places disproportionate burden on the low and middle-income households, this new dispensation demonstrates that we are a listening and caring government.
Nevertheless, I am deeply concerned at the disproportionate number of young African Americans who die in encounters with police officers, as well as the disproportionate number of African Americans in U.S. prisons and the disproportionate number of African Americans on Death Row.
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