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They want to make sure they make the best rational decision – but they can’t.
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Aristotle held that our nature as rational animals means that it is objectively good for us when we act rationally and objectively bad for us when we fail to do so.
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Rioting and unrest, while tragic and destructive, remains a historically familiar and rational response to state violence and weak democratic institutions.
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That’s like telling us rational economic man is self-interested.
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Where I live behind the Orange curtain in Southern California, the sudden leap to virtual classroom teaching and learning makes rational sense during this period of growing coronavirus infections.
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Supercomputers allow researchers to take a rational approach and aim to selectively muzzle proteins that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, needs for its life cycle.
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To supply eminent humorists and others with enjoyable, rational, and profitable employment.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
The pleasures of life (the rational pleasures I hope) had always an attraction for me.
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Seven o'clock in the morning is too early for any rational human being to be herded into a factory at the call of a steam whistle.
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So, again, the rule of the English Church seems less beneficial than that of the more rational and free Nonconformist.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
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WORDS RELATED TO RATIONAL

  • bright
  • cogitative
  • contemplative
  • deliberating
  • engrossed
  • introspective
  • pensive
  • rational
  • reasonable
  • reflective
  • studious
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