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reason
'riːzən
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination.
  2. A fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion.
  3. An explanation of the cause of some phenomenon.
  4. A justification for something existing or happening.
  5. A rational motive for a belief or action.
  6. The state of having good sense and sound judgment.
(动) As a verb
  1. Think logically.
  2. Decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion.
  3. Present reasons and arguments.
Hyphenationrea•son
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
理由lǐyóureason; grounds; justification
原因yuányīncause; origin; root cause; reason
理智lǐzhìreason; intellect; rationality; rational
理性lǐxìngreason; rationality; rational
推论tuīlùnto infer; inference; corollary; reasoned conclusion
推理tuīlǐreasoning; speculative; inference
说服shuìfúto persuade; to convince; to talk somebody over
评理pínglǐto judge between right and wrong; to reason things out
辩论biànlùndebate; argument; to argue over
讨论tǎolùnto discuss; to talk over
事理shìlǐreason; logic
来由láiyóureason; cause
合理性hélǐ xìngreason; rationality; rationale; reasonableness
因由yīnyóureason; cause; predestined relationship (Buddhism)
理儿lǐrreason
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