stand to reason

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Definition of stand to reason

: to be sensible or understandable If her friends don't want to go, it stands to reason that she won't want to go either.

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“Stand to reason.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stand%20to%20reason. Accessed 20 Aug. 2022.

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