Sentence Examples


  • He was a reasonably good swim­mer.
  • Most people haven't even tried because we cannot reasonably imagine a way by which we can be rid of them.
  • To discourage the sinking of wells on land immediately adjoining productive territory, it has been usual to drill along the borders of the land as far as practicable, in order to first obtain the oil which might otherwise be raised by others; and on account of the small area often controlled by the operator, the number of wells drilled has frequently been far in excess of the number which might reasonably be sunk.
  • This could only have been a somewhat rough affair, but its originator maintained reasonably that it would be of interest if some indication of the daily movements could be obtained.
  • The more we try to explain such events in history reasonably, the more unreasonable and incomprehensible do they become to us.