Sentence Examples


  • Matters of warrants and probable cause escaped his wife's rationale, replaced by her conscience, which stood firmly in charge.
  • It is the mode, or rationale, of all progress from the lower to the highest unity or identification.
  • The same process was used for centuries after Pliny, but its rationale was not understood.
  • We learn little from Locke as to the rationale of the probabilities on which man thus depends when he deals with the past, Te the distant or the future.
  • Yet his rationale of the tides in De Motibus Stellae is not only memorable as an astonishing forecast of the principle of reciprocal attraction in the proportion of mass, but for its bold extension to the earth of the lunar sphere of influence.