harmonious vs proportionate what difference

what is difference between harmonious and proportionate

English

Etymology

From Middle French harmonieux.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /hɑɹˈmoʊniəs/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /hɑːˈməʊnɪəs/
  • Hyphenation: har‧mo‧ni‧ous

Adjective

harmonious (comparative more harmonious, superlative most harmonious)

  1. Showing accord in feeling or action.
  2. Having components pleasingly or appropriately combined.
  3. Melodious; in harmony.

Derived terms

  • harmoniously
  • harmoniousness

Translations

See also

  • disharmonious


English

Etymology

From Latin prōportiōnātus.

Morphologically proportion +‎ -ate.

Pronunciation

  • (adjective, UK) enPR: prə-pôʹshə-nət, IPA(key): /pɹəˈpɔːʃənət/
  • (adjective, US) enPR: prə-pôrʹshə-nət, IPA(key): /pɹəˈpɔɹʃənət/
  • (verb, UK) enPR: prə-pôʹshə-nāt, IPA(key): /pɹəˈpɔːʃəneɪt/
  • (verb, US) enPR: prə-pôrʹshə-nāt, IPA(key): /pɹəˈpɔɹʃəneɪt/

Adjective

proportionate (comparative more proportionate, superlative most proportionate)

  1. In proportion; proportional; commensurable.
    Antonyms: disproportionate, nonproportionate, unproportionate
    • What is proportionate to his transgression.
  2. Harmonious and symmetrical.

Translations

Verb

proportionate (third-person singular simple present proportionates, present participle proportionating, simple past and past participle proportionated)

  1. (transitive) To make proportionate.

Translations

See also

  • apportion

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /proː.por.ti.oːˈnaː.te/, [pɾoːpɔɾt̪ioːˈnäːt̪ɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /pro.por.t͡si.oˈna.te/, [prɔpɔrt̪͡s̪iɔˈnɑːt̪ɛ]

Adjective

prōportiōnāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of prōportiōnātus

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