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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Equal; properly proportioned. Matching something in size, quality, or length of time.

Usage examples (39)
  • Sam's salary was commensurate with his experience.
  • Pay should be commensurate with the time worked
  • I kept silence from utter inability to say a word commensurate with my grief.
  • If I am reviewing a book should I withhold my judgment of that book or fail to express it in terms commensurate with my evaluation? for more
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