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[pruh-pawr-shuh nd, -pohr-]
  1. adjusted to proper proportion or relation.
  2. having proportions as specified: a badly proportioned room.
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Origin of proportioned

First recorded in 1350–1400, proportioned is from the Middle English word proporcioned. See proportion, -ed2
Related formsnon·pro·por·tioned, adjectiveun·der·pro·por·tioned, adjectiveun·pro·por·tioned, adjectivewell-pro·por·tioned, adjective
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Examples from the Web for unproportioned

Historical Examples of unproportioned

  • Give thy thoughts no tongue, / Nor any unproportioned 30 thought his act.

    Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources

    James Wood