Commensurate is an adjective that portrays something being proportionate or adequate. Corresponding in amount, size, degree, magnitude. Equal in measure or extent.
- The amount you earn should ‘commensurate’ the value you offer to your job or business.
- Her new managerial post came with a ‘commensurate’ level of responsibility and pressure.
- The rewards an athlete reaps, are ‘commensurate’ to the tireless hard-work and effort they put into their training.