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  Definition of Reasonableness
  1. the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person; "he questioned the tenability of my claims"
  2. moderation in expectations; "without greater reasonableness by both parties we will never settle this matter!"
  3. the property of being moderate in price; "the store is famous for the reasonableness of its prices"
  4. goodness of reason and judgment; "the judiciary is built on the reasonableness of judges"
  5. 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"
Similar Words: tenability, tenableness, moderateness, modestness, rationality, reason

 

Hyponyms: sensibleness

 

Attributes: reasonable, sensible, unreasonable

 

Derivational Morphology: argue, reason, reason out, conclude

 

 
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