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able to understand and accept things as they really are
making sensible decisions and choices, especially the types of decisions and choices that you have to make every day
reasonable and practical
based on sensible practical reasons instead of emotions
connecting ideas or reasons in a sensible way
behaving in the sensible way that you would expect an adult to behave. This is usually used about children and young people
involving or emphasizing practical results rather than theories and ideas
a balanced person has a sensible and reasonable attitude toward life
confident and sensible, because you like yourself and you know what is important in life
able to think in a sensible and calm way
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
a red fruit from West Africa and the Caribbean that is eaten as a vegetable and grows on an ackee...
an electric skateboard
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