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I’ll come back when you’re in a more reasonable mood.
Come on, be reasonable – I didn’t mean to do it!
It’s reasonable to assume that these measures will prove successful.
They had reasonable grounds for taking action.
The prosecution must prove their case beyond reasonable doubt.
I’m sure there’s a perfectly reasonable explanation for his absence.
The hotel is situated within a reasonable distance of the beach.
Set the heating system to a reasonable level.
This is the British English definition of reasonable. View American English definition of reasonable.
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