misproportion

misproportion

(ˌmɪsprəˈpɔːʃən)
vb (tr)
to give incorrect or ill-fitting proportions to
n
a lack of proportion
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Like the women in Chaste Maid, Win is readily characterized in the play as both consumer and consumable; here, her consumability is showcased in a misproportioned depiction of the sexual market's demand for her body.
Any slight negligence while working could either cleave the diamond or create a misproportioned carving.
if the event took place in one of the crazy mansions, or indeed the crazy house of history, it is fitting that any ambiguous comic hero of such a history should be not only off very much to the side of the history, but that he should be an egotist of the most startling misproportions ...
The Mark Twain House in Hartford, Connecticut, which Samuel Clemens lost through foolhardy investments, is threatened with being lost again as a result of spending on an "overinflated" and "misproportioned" annex.
Robert's children are particularly misproportioned: his "eldest and youngest .
For example, Paul Richards of the Washington Post commended the building but had his high hopes dashed when he stepped inside: "Its exhibits are disheartening, their installations misproportioned, here too sparse and there too cramped ...
25) of the Envoy XL was right on target in describing it as having good performance and a quiet ride, but misproportioned appearance.
My eldest son raves about the Primera, describing it as space age and stylish, while I find it misproportioned and bulbous at the back end.
Using the presence of angels as the main unifying thread results in a narrative that feels as grotesquely misproportioned as that angel in the third heaven with its 70,000 heads, each with 70,000 tongues praising God.
Everything is misproportioned; like Alice in her Wonderland, you cannot help but notice all that's strangely the wrong way: pedestrian passing patterns, the handle to flush the toilet, quotation marks in magazines, order of day and month when writing the date, yellow lights, "er" at the end of words--centre, for example.