Definition of commensurate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kəˈmenʃərət//
; NAmE NAmE//kəˈmenʃərət//
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commensurate (with something) (formal) matching something in size, importance, quality, etc. Salary will be commensurate with experience. opposite incommensurate Word Originmid 17th cent.: from late Latin commensuratus, from com- ‘together’ + mensuratus, past participle of mensurare ‘to measure’.
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