Definisi 'reason'
English to English
noun
1 a rational motive for a belief or action
Example:
• the reason that war was declared
• the grounds for their declaration
source: wordnet30
2 an explanation of the cause of some phenomenon
Example:
• the reason a steady state was never reached was that the back pressure built up too slowly
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3 the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
Example:
• we are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil
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4 the state of having good sense and sound judgment
Example:
• his rationality may have been impaired
• he had to rely less on reason than on rousing their emotions
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5 a justification for something existing or happening
Example:
• he had no cause to complain
• they had good reason to rejoice
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6 a fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion
Example:
• there is reason to believe he is lying
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7 A thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; a just ground for a conclusion or an action; that which is offered or accepted as an explanation; the efficient cause of an occurrence or a phenomenon; a motive for an action or a determination; proof, more or less decisive, for an opinion or a conclusion; principle; efficient cause; final cause; ground of argument.
source: webster1913
verb
8 decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
Example:
• We reasoned that it was cheaper to rent than to buy a house
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9 present reasons and arguments
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10 think logically
Example:
• The children must learn to reason
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11 To exercise the rational faculty; to deduce inferences from premises; to perform the process of deduction or of induction; to ratiocinate; to reach conclusions by a systematic comparison of facts.
source: webster1913
12 To arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine or discuss by arguments; to debate or discuss; as, I reasoned the matter with my friend.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
conclude, reason out, argue, cause, get, faculty, mental faculty, module, fact, account, saneness, cerebrate, lay out, indication, contraindication, occasion, score, rationalise away, induce, re-argue,

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