Definition of logical
logicalityplay \ˌlä-jə-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun
logicallyplay \ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
logicalnessplay \ˈlä-ji-kəl-nəs\ noun
Examples of logical in a Sentence
Since she helped us before, it's logical to assume that she'll help us again.
He seems to be a logical choice for the job.
She wasn't able to give me a logical explanation for her behavior.
Recent Examples of logical from the Web
Some see providing the choice to the dying as a logical evolution in a medical care system advanced in helping people live longer but limited in preventing slow, painful deaths.
If this were any other sport, one logical thing to do would be to put money into a team.
All logical booking, minus Sami Zayn being back this week and fine health-wise.
Burgess believes an unprovoked breach serves as the least likely explanation, while the shark getting hooked by a fishing line makes the most logical sense.
Asked by the Daily Mail's Francesca Chambers why Trump considers the Post report dubious but the Fox News report credible, Spicer had no answer because there is no logical consistency.
Left-handed reliever Boone Logan was the logical choice to enter the game.
Port Everglades was a logical fit for the Ocean Medallion roll out as Princess was the first cruise line to begin operations there.
Inner-ear speakers seem the logical progression from hearing aids.
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First Known Use of logical
LOGICAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of logical for English Language Learners
: agreeing with the rules of logic : sensible or reasonable
: of or relating to the formal processes used in thinking and reasoning
LOGICAL Defined for Kids
Definition of logical for Students
1 : according to a proper or reasonable way of thinking a logical argument
2 : according to what is reasonably expected the logical result
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