reason[ ree-zuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF reason
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REASON
I think this blessing comes from the Divine, by reason of the innocence of his life.
There was no time barren enough of sensation to reason about it.
The reason I write promptly is that you may not go out of the country just now.
I haven't told you yet the reason—a new reason—why you must talk to Avice.
That he had reason for his distrust was proved by Ben Haley's movements.
My reason for concealment was, that I might surprise you at the end of this voyage.
She is glad to believe that there is every reason why it will soon be over.
Exactly; and there ain't really any reason why you can't be somebody here.
His reason for not pursuing the fugitive may be readily understood.
The alderman saw no reason to repent his decision, hastily as it had been made.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR REASON
- chief ingredient
- hard fact
- principal element