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reason as in decide by reasoning
  • "draw or come to a conclusion"
  • "We reasoned that it was cheaper to rent than to buy a house"

Synonyms

  • reason out decide by reasoning
  • conclude decide by reasoning; bring to a close; reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation ; come to a close; reach agreement on
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reason as in present reasons and arguments

    Synonyms

    • argue present reasons and arguments ; have an argument about something ; give evidence of
    reason as in think logically
    • "The children must learn to reason"
    reason as in a rational motive for a belief or action
    • "the reason that war was declared"
    • "the grounds for their declaration"

    Synonyms

    • ground fix firmly and stably; confine or restrict to the ground; place or put on the ground ; instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject ; bring to the ground; hit or reach the ground ; throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage ; hit a groundball; hit onto the ground ; cover with a primer; connect to a ground; use as a basis for; the solid part of the earth's surface; a rational motive for a belief or action; the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface; a relation that provides the foundation for something; a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle); the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground; material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused ; a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage) ; (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting ; the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface
    reason as in an explanation of the cause of some phenomenon
    • "the reason a steady state was never reached was that the back pressure built up too slowly"
    reason as in the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
    • "we are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil"

    Synonyms

    • understanding characterized by understanding based on comprehension and discernment and empathy; the cognitive condition of someone who understands; the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises; an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion; the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
    • intellect knowledge and intellectual ability; the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination; a person who uses the mind creatively
    reason as in the state of having good sense and sound judgment
    • "his rationality may have been impaired"
    • "he had to rely less on reason than on rousing their emotions"

    Synonyms

    • rationality the state of having good sense and sound judgment; the quality of being consistent with or based on logic
    • reasonableness the state of having good sense and sound judgment; goodness of reason and judgment; the property of being moderate in price or expenditures; moderation in expectations; the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person
    reason as in a justification for something existing or happening
    • "he had no cause to complain"
    • "they had good reason to rejoice"

    Synonyms

    • cause give rise to; cause to do; events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something; a justification for something existing or happening; a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; any entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results ; a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy
    • grounds your basis for belief or disbelief; the enclosed land around a house or other building; a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.) ; a justification for something existing or happening; dregs consisting of solid particles (especially of coffee) that form a residue
    reason as in a fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion
    • "there is reason to believe he is lying"

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