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reasoning

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of reasoning

  1. having the ability to reason <judged by the courts not to be a reasoning being who could be held accountable for his crimes> Synonyms intelligent, reasonable, rational, thinkingRelated Words analytic (or analytical), logical; brainy, cerebral, highbrow, highbrowed, intellectual; cognitional, cognitive, mental; levelheaded, practical, sane, sensible, soberNear Antonyms brainless, dense, doltish, dopey (also dopy), dorky [slang], dull, dumb, fatuous, half-witted, mindless, obtuse, senseless, slow, stupid, thickheaded; fallacious, groundless, illogical, invalid, nonsensicalAntonyms irrational, nonrational, nonthinking, unintelligent, unreasonable, unreasoning, unthinking


reasoning

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of reasoning

  1. the thought processes that have been established as leading to valid solutions to problems <your reasoning here is faulty, for although all wives are spouses, not all spouses are wives> Synonyms intellection, ratiocination, reason, logic, senseRelated Words cogency, coherence, logicality, logicalness, rationality, rationalness; convincingness, persuasiveness; syllogism, synthesis; analysis, dissection; deduction, induction; argumentation, disputationNear Antonyms illogic, incoherence; absurdity, brainlessness, insanity, irrationality, nonsensicalness, preposterousness, senselessness



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