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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disproportionately(adverb)

    out of proportion

    "this wall is disproportionately long"

  2. disproportionately(adverb)

    to a disproportionate degree

    "his benefits were disproportionately generous"


  1. disproportionately(Adverb)

    in a disproportionate manner


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disproportionately in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disproportionately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fang Jin:

    Chinese companies represent a disproportionately high percentage of cases covered by CFIUS.

  2. Negash Teklu:

    Even though Ethiopia isn’t a big emitter it has been disproportionately affected by climate change.

  3. Sandra Hollins:

    The death penalty disproportionately affects my community, (It) also is not fairly given over social economic status, race or gender lines. It is fraught with error.

  4. Nic Brown:

    (Oil) is a disproportionately large part of the investor universes so the sharp price fall has taken them out of commodities more generally, we have been a bear in copper for a long time. Demand is not that bad but supply is more important. The record output of Chinese copper in November backs (this view).

  5. Eileen Naughton:

    We understand (small businesses) don't have the benefit of large IT tech infrastructure and development, and they need our assistance in this area disproportionately more than a large business would, we've never set up an outpost in a city - in a garage - as we have here in Leeds, and offered these services openly. For us, it's an exciting experiment.

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