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Meaning of "well-proportioned" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WELL-PROPORTIONED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-PROPORTIONED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Proportioned is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-PROPORTIONED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-proportioned in the English dictionary

The definition of well-proportioned in the dictionary is having the correct or desirable relationship between constituent parts with respect to size, number, or degree.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-PROPORTIONED

well-organized
well-padded
well-paid
well-placed
well-planned
well-played
well-pleased
well-practised
well-prepared
well-preserved
well-protected
well-provided
well-qualified
well-read
well-reasoned
well-received
well-recommended
well-regarded
well-regulated
well-rehearsed

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-PROPORTIONED

abandoned
above-mentioned
aforementioned
air-conditioned
closed-captioned
complexioned
conditioned
cushioned
disillusioned
full-fashioned
fully fashioned
impassioned
new-fashioned
old-fashioned
unconditioned
unimpassioned
unmentioned
unquestioned
unsanctioned
well-conditioned
well-intentioned

Synonyms and antonyms of well-proportioned in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «well-proportioned» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-PROPORTIONED

Find out the translation of well-proportioned to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of well-proportioned from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «well-proportioned» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

匀称
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bien proporcionado
570 millions of speakers

English

well-proportioned
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सानुपातिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إنسيابي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стройный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem proporcionado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সুসমন্বিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien proportionné
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berpadanan dengan baik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wohlproportionierten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

均整の取れた
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 잡힌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Well-proportioned
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cân xứng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நன்கு விகிதங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्यवस्थित
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

boylu poslu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ben proporzionato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

proporcjonalny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

стрункий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine proportionat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά καθορισμένο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

welgevormde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

välproportionerad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

velproporsjonert
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-proportioned

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-PROPORTIONED»

The term «well-proportioned» is regularly used and occupies the 60.699 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-PROPORTIONED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-proportioned

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-PROPORTIONED»

Discover the use of well-proportioned in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to well-proportioned and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Treatise on the Various Elements of Stability in the ...
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D. P. Woodbury, 1858
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Logic, Language, Information, and Computation: 18th ...
X is well proportioned if – X = PXY and X and Y are well proportioned – X = λx(1). ..x(r).D(1)(... (D(d)(x X(1)...X(s)))...), where ... The lambda abstraction of a well proportioned term = a well proportioned term in WPSP. Proof. By induction on the  ...
Lev D. Beklemishev, Ruy de Queiroz, 2011
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The Socratic Writings (Memorabilia, Economist, Symposium, ...
But then are not the wearer's bodies themselves (asked Socrates) some well proportioned and others ill? Decidedly so (he answered). Soc. Then how do you manage to make the corselet well proportioned if it is to fit an ill-proportioned body?
Xenophon, 2010
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Memorabilia
[11] "As for bodies, at least, of human beings," he said, "are some well proportioned, and others ill proportioned?" "Certainly," he said. "How then," he said, "do you make a breastplate that fits an ill- proportioned body well proportioned?" "In just ...
Xenophon, Amy L. Bonnette, 2001
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Imagining Monsters: Miscreations of the Self in ...
The dwarf John Wormberg "is so very well proportioned to his bigness that all that sees him, admires him." The "little German Woman" advertised herself as "no ways Deform'd, as the other two women are, that are carried about the Streets in  ...
Dennis Todd, 1995
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The Memorabilia Recollections of Socrates: Easyread Edition
Fit indeed! that I most distinctly do (he answered), take my word for it: no use in a corselet without that. But then are not the wearer's bodies themselves (asked Socrates) some well proportioned and others ill? Decidedly so (he answered). Soc.
Xenophon, 2007
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Whole Works
How can you make a well-proportioned auit of arm? for an ill-proportioned body V " I make it fit ; and what fits is well-proportioned." " Then you are of opinion, that when we declare any thing well-proportioned, it must be in reference to the use ...
Xenophon, 1840
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The Whole Works of Xenophon
How can you make a well-proportioned suit of aims for an ill-proportioned body?" " I make it fit ; and what fits is well-proportioned." " Then you are of opinion, that when we declare anything well-proportioned, it must be in reference to the use ...
Xenophon, 1832
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The Works: In Four Volumes. Containing the Memoirs of ...
How can you make a well-proportioned suit-. of arms forran ill-proportioned -body ?” i ,“ I make it fit; and what fits- is well proportioned.” - ~- - “ Then you are of opinion, that when we declare any thing well proportioned, it must be in referenee to ...
Xenophon, 1813
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The Minor Works of X.; Viz. Memoirs of Socrates; the ...
How can you make a well-proportioned suit of arms for an ill-proportioned body P ” “ Imake it fit; and what fits is well propor-' tioned.” “ Then you are of opinion, that when we declare any thing well proportioned, it must be in refe-i rence to the ...
Xenophon, 1813

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-PROPORTIONED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term well-proportioned is used in the context of the following news items.
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Let's ban sexist subway ads
Then there's Protein World's picture of a well-proportioned woman in a bikini next to the caption: "Are You Beach Body Ready?" (Facebook.com/Protein World). «The Week Magazine, Jul 15»
2
Immaculate well-proportioned true bungalow
This is an immaculate well-proportioned spacious three/four-bedroom true bungalow offering versatile accommodation with the option of three reception rooms ... «Blackpool Gazette, Jul 15»
3
Come dine with me on Ravara Dale
The well-proportioned living room features a marble fireplace and a solid oak floor, while the property's formal dining room is an impressive setting for any ... «the Irish News, Jul 15»
4
Right proportions easy with rule of thirds
If you cover two thirds of a wall with art or an armoire, you will have achieved a well-proportioned vignette: Furniture should cover two-thirds of an area rug. «London Free Press, Jun 15»
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Property: ​Handsome Georgian house in the Chalke Valley with …
Built in 1797 with later additions, Brook House is a well-proportioned, Grade II listed village house with six bedrooms. The house has an interesting history and ... «Blackmore Vale Magazine, Jun 15»
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Jag XF 3.0 packs a six-cylinder punch
While a bit dated — and the car will be freshened for 2016 — the XF still flashes some well-proportioned lines. Great squinting, scowling dual-projector ... «Dallas Morning News, Apr 15»
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'Well-proportioned' London house measuring just 8ft wide goes on …
A house measuring just over 8ft wide and described as “well-proportioned” by an estate agent has gone on the market for £749,000 in London. «The Independent, Apr 15»
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Siegfried Sassoon's former property is on the market
A well-proportioned elegant Georgian property in the Wylye Valley is being marketed by Savills Salisbury. The Old Laundry forms part of Heytesbury House, ... «Blackmore Vale Magazine, Apr 15»
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Mazda's well-proportioned little crossover
Drawing on Mazda's Kodo design language, the CX-3 is a well-proportioned little rig sporting a sleek snout, nicely raked greenhouse, blacked-out D-pillars and ... «Toronto Star, Feb 15»
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Editors' Choice
(Europa Editions, paper, $17.) This well-proportioned fictional biography of E. M. Forster displays his yen for greater sexual freedom and frankness. FAITHFUL ... «New York Times, Oct 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Well-Proportioned [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/well-proportioned>. Aug 2020 ».
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