Definition of 'reasonable'
Example sentences containing 'reasonable'
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It is not reasonable to expect people to carry around a reusable cup. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This scenario is covered by the right to a reasonable amount of time off for dependants. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is about what is fair and reasonable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One benefit to the visitor is that prices are fairly reasonable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We know how to produce good quality at reasonable prices. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Our staff are well trained and act with integrity in a fair and reasonable way. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They offer a postal service using vacuum packs and a wide range of cuts at reasonable prices. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)He could only go a short distance in a reasonable amount of time. Christianity Today (2000)On the face of it what she was saying was perfectly reasonable. The Glasgow Girls (1994)They know they can find something of reasonable quality that is reasonably priced. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Is it reasonable to expect us to do this? THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)It will not be enough to purchase chairs for a more reasonable price. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Everyone seemed to have a reasonable amount of money. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But is this reasonable to expect for the entire population? The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)As usual with this style of restaurant you get an interesting meal for a reasonable price. Sarah Brown's Vegetarian London (1988)And that means we need to build a new employment deal which is perceived to be fair and reasonable. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is to a man at the time of his life when he might have expected some reasonable peace and quiet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Most reasonable people will say thanks. The Sun (2010)To say over a few agreeable bottles that things were not as good as they used to be might be considered reasonable. PHYLLOXERA: How Wine was Saved for the World (2004)Verdict Good features and reasonable pictures at a tempting price. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We think 75 is reasonable amount of compensation as a goodwill gesture. The Sun (2007)A great product and a reasonable price for something of such good quality. The Sun (2009)It was all fairly reasonable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The questions also included seeking a definition of reaching a verdict beyond reasonable doubt, something that the judge had given them in writing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The Japanese troops working there were almost all technical personnel, and were mostly reasonable and fairly civilised men. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'reasonable'
British English: reasonable /ˈriːzənəbl/ ADJECTIVE
If you think that someone is fair and sensible you can say they are reasonable.
He's a reasonable man.
- American English: reasonable
- Arabic: مَعْقُول
- Brazilian Portuguese: razoável
- Chinese: 合理的
- Croatian: razuman
- Czech: rozumný
- Danish: fornuftig
- Dutch: redelijk
- European Spanish: razonable
- Finnish: järkevä
- French: raisonnable
- German: vernünftig
- Greek: εύλογος
- Italian: ragionevole
- Japanese: 理にかなった
- Korean: 이치에 맞는
- Norwegian: rimelig
- Polish: rozsądny
- European Portuguese: razoável
- Romanian: chibzuit
- Russian: разумный
- Spanish: razonable
- Swedish: skälig
- Thai: ที่มีเหตุผล
- Turkish: mantıklı
- Ukrainian: розсудливий
- Vietnamese: biết điều
Definition of reasonable from the Collins English Dictionary
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