Reasonable

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Definition

reasonable: fair, just, acceptable; not expensive
adjective

reasonably: quite, rather, somewhat; fairly, with moderation
adverb

Examples

  • "But, don't worry, I'll use all the skills at my disposal to negotiate a more reasonable price with her agent Steve McDoody."
  • "Salaries and rent prices are reasonable and the corporate taxes are a lot lower than in Australia."
  • "If you'll not be reasonable, then your monkey will suffer the consequences."
  • "I have taken the liberty of attaching the contact information of a consulting group which organizes Corporate Team-Building events at reasonable prices."
  • "My phone is ringing off the hook, my list of clients is growing every month, I'm doing great business and working reasonable hours."
  • "Studies show that the current 'traffic light' labelling system - red, amber and green labels representing the amounts of salt, sugar, and fat - for foods on sale in supermarkets is reasonably common, but not effective enough in reducing obesity."
  • "well, reasonable spending!"
  • "If you leave a name and number, I'll try to get back to you reasonably soon."

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