Definition of resoanably
1. reasonably [ r ] to a moderately sufficient extent or degree
Examples: "the shoes are priced reasonably" "he is fairly clever with computers" "they lived comfortably within reason"
(Edward Jablonski, Harold Arlen Happy with the Blues....)
It purported to be a reasonably serious attempt at a treatment of jazz_musicians , their aims , their problems - the tug-of-war between the `` pure '' and the `` commercial '' - and seemed a promising vehicle , for the two men shared a common interest in jazz .
(87th Congress, 1st Session. Congressional Record....)
A blow to this phase of the Central 's operations would have serious economic consequences not_only to the railroad itself , but to the 40000 people per day who are provided with efficient , reasonably priced transportation in_and_out of the city .
(The Department of State: A Fresh Look at the...)
And , given probable public attitudes - about which reasonably good estimates can be made - what action is called_for to insure necessary support ?
(Dell Shannon, The Ace of Spades....)
Someone reasonably trustworthy .Synonyms fairly reasonably somewhat moderately within_reason passably middling Related Terms unreasonably unreasonably fair moderate moderate
2. reasonably [ r ] with good sense or in a reasonable or intelligent manner
Examples: "he acted sensibly in the crisis" "speak more sanely about these affairs" "acted quite reasonably"
(A.L. Kroeber, "Semantic Contribution of Lexicostatistic...)
What we have left as reasonably comparable are four classes : ( 1 ) body_parts and products , which with a proportionally nearly even representation ( 51 terms out of 253 , 25 out of 100 ) come_out with nearly even ratios ; 2.6 and 2.7 ; ( 2 ) Nature ( 29 terms against 17 ) , ratios 3.3 versus 4.1 ; ( 3 ) adjectives ( 16 , 15 terms ) , ratios 3.9 versus 4.7 ; ( 4 ) verbs ( 9 , 22 terms ) , ratios 4.0 versus 3.4 .Synonyms sensibly reasonably sanely Related Terms unreasonably reasonable reasonable reasonable reasonable
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