HyperDic: commensurate

English > 1 sense of the word commensurate:
ADJECTIVEallcommensuratecorresponding in size or degree or extent
commensurate > pronunciation
Soundskahmeh'nseraht; kahmeh'nseriht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
acquit ... writ: 187 rhymes with iht...
English > commensurate: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningCorresponding in size or degree or extent.
Example"pay should be commensurate with the time worked"
Narrowercoextensive, coterminous, conterminousOf equal extent or scope or duration
commensurableCapable of being measured by a common standard
proportionateagreeing in amount, magnitude, or degree
See alsoequalHaving the same quantity, value, or measure as another
Oppositeincommensuratenot corresponding in size or degree or extent
Nounscommensuratenessthe relation of corresponding in degree or size or amount

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