Rationally
Rationally \Ra"tion*al*ly\, adv. In a rational manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • rationally — adv. Rationally is used with these adjectives: ↑justified Rationally is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑behave, ↑plan, ↑react, ↑think …   Collocations dictionary

  • rationally — ra|tion|al|ly [ ræʃənəli ] adverb thinking or behaving in a RATIONAL way: She was too tired to think rationally …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rationally — UK [ˈræʃ(ə)n(ə)lɪ] / US [ˈræʃənəlɪ] adverb thinking or behaving in a rational way She was too tired to think rationally …   English dictionary

  • rationally — rational ► ADJECTIVE 1) based on or in accordance with reason or logic. 2) able to think sensibly or logically. 3) having the capacity to reason. 4) Mathematics (of a number or quantity) expressible as a ratio of whole numbers. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • rationally — adverb in a rational manner (Freq. 2) we must act rationally • Ant: ↑irrationally • Derived from adjective: ↑rational …   Useful english dictionary

  • rationally — adverb see rational I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rationally — See rational. * * * …   Universalium

  • rationally — adverb in a rational way …   Wiktionary

  • rationally — Synonyms and related words: analytically, artfully, astutely, circumspectly, cleverly, considerately, cunningly, discerningly, discreetly, in all conscience, in all reason, in reason, intelligently, judiciously, knowingly, logically, providently …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rationally — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. sensibly, logically, lucidly, intelligently; see reasonably 1 …   English dictionary for students

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