noun 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
noun goodness of reason and judgment
- the judiciary is built on the reasonableness of judges
noun the property of being moderate in price or expenditures
- the store is famous for the reasonableness of its prices
- the modestness of the living standards here becomes obvious immediately
noun moderation in expectations
- without greater reasonableness by both parties we will never settle this matter!
noun the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person
- he questioned the tenability of my claims
- Quality of being reasonable.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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