Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: proportion

Anteil {m}Maskulinum (der)
Mengenverhältnis {n}Neutrum (das)
Proportion {f}Femininum (die)
Verhältnis {n}Neutrum (das) [math., chem.]
Quote {f}Femininum (die) (Anzahl, Menge im Verhältnis)


“I admire the activity of your benevolence,” observed Mary, “but every impulse of feeling should be guided by reason; and, in my opinion, exertion should always be in proportion to what is required.”
Elizabeth was prepared to see him in his glory; and she could not help in fancying that in displaying the good proportion of the room, its aspect and its furniture, he addressed himself particularly to her, as if wishing to make her feel what she had lost in refusing him.
From the entrance-hall, of which Mr. Collins pointed out, with a rapturous air, the fine proportion and the finished ornaments, they followed the servants through an ante-chamber, to the room where Lady Catherine, her daughter, and Mrs. Jenkinson were sitting.
His resentment was in proportion to the distress of his circumstances—and he was doubtless as violent in his abuse of me to others as in his reproaches to myself.
My duties towards the beings of my own species had greater claims to my attention because they included a greater proportion of happiness or misery.
“At the same time,” he remarked after a pause, during which he had sat puffing at his long pipe and gazing down into the fire, “you can hardly be open to a charge of sensationalism, for out of these cases which you have been so kind as to interest yourself in, a fair proportion do not treat of crime, in its legal sense, at all.
He was a kind and thankful creature, whose heart dilated in proportion as his skin was filled with good cheer, and whose spirits rose with eating, as some men’s do with drink.
Far back on the side of the head, and low down, near the angle of either whale’s jaw, if you narrowly search, you will at last see a lashless eye, which you would fancy to be a young colt’s eye; so out of all proportion is it to the magnitude of the head.
Now, as those polar fisheries could only be prosecuted in the short summer of that climate, so that the whole cruise of one of these Dutch whalemen, including the short voyage to and from the Spitzbergen sea, did not much exceed three months, say, and reckoning 30 men to each of their fleet of 180 sail, we have 5,400 Low Dutch seamen in all; therefore, I say, we have precisely two barrels of beer per man, for a twelve weeks’ allowance, exclusive of his fair proportion of that 550 ankers of gin.
But as the colossal skull embraces so very large a proportion of the entire extent of the skeleton; as it is by far the most complicated part; and as nothing is to be repeated concerning it in this chapter, you must not fail to carry it in your mind, or under your arm, as we proceed, otherwise you will not gain a complete notion of the general structure we are about to view.

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Proportion {f} proportion
Anteil {m} proportion
Ausländeranteil {m} proportion of foreigners
Quote {f} [soz., ugs.] ([festgelegte] Geschlechterquote, bes. Frauenquote) (fixed) proportion (of women / men)
in direktem Verhältnis stehen zu be in direct proportion to {v}
(festgelegte) Frauenquote {f} [soz.] (bei der Besetzung von Stellen oder Gremien) fixed proportion of women
Mengenverhältnis {n} proportion
Proportionslehre {f} proportion theory
Betonmischungsverhältnis {n} concrete proportion
proportional zum/zur in proportion to