|1.||[ noun ] moderation in expectations|
"without greater reasonableness by both parties we will never settle this matter!"
|2.||[ noun ] (business) the property of being moderate in price|
"the store is famous for the reasonableness of its prices"
|3.||[ noun ] goodness of reason and judgment|
"the judiciary is built on the reasonableness of judges"
|Related terms:||wisdom sensibleness reasonable unreasonable|
|4.||[ noun ] (psychology,psychiatry) the state of having good sense and sound judgment|
"his rationality may have been impaired" "he had to rely less on reason than on rousing their emotions"
|Related terms:||sanity argue|
|5.||[ noun ] the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person|
"he questioned the tenability of my claims"