Reasonable meaning

rēzə-nə-bəl
Governed by or being in accordance with reason or sound thinking.

A reasonable solution to the problem.

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Capable of reasoning; rational.

A reasonable person.

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A standard for what is fair and appropriate under usual and ordinary circumstances; that which is according to reason; the way a rational and just person would have acted.
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Having the faculty of reason; endued with reason; rational.

A reasonable being.

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Governed by or being in accordance with reason or sound thinking.

A reasonable solution to the problem.

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Able to reason.
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Just; fair; agreeable to reason.
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Not excessive or immoderate; within due limits; proper.

A reasonable demand, amount, or price.

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Not expensive; fairly priced.

$20 a bottle is very reasonable for a good wine at a restaurant.

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The definition of reasonable is someone or something that is logical and exhibits good sense.

An idea that makes sense to carry out is an example of a reasonable idea.

A low priced and inexpensive item is an example of an item that would be described as an item with a reasonable price.

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Capable of reasoning; rational.

A reasonable person.

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Being within the bounds of common sense.

Arrive home at a reasonable hour.

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Not excessive or extreme; fair.

Reasonable prices.

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Amenable to reason; just.
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Using or showing reason, or sound judgment; sensible.
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Origin of reasonable

  • Old French resnable, from Late Latin rationabilis, more at reason, -able.

    From Wiktionary