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noun as in unreason

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It alleges OSHA’s decision not to set safety standards about infectious diseases is “unreasonable and unlawful” and a violation of federal law that requires the agency to issue standards for significant health risks.

In its suit, Walmart said it has a robust system for monitoring opioid prescriptions and federal regulators are making unreasonable demands on the chain.

From Fortune

There are few sure bets in the NFL, and we’re still just four weeks into the season, but it’s not unreasonable to predict — like we have — that the Jets season is all but over.

If we do the clean energy transition in a really expensive, inefficient manner, it’s going to impose unreasonable, unbearable costs on consumers and businesses and I just don’t think it’s going to work.

King sued, alleging the officer’s actions violated his Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable seizure and excessive force.

From Vox

"If it were a matter of life and death, you could not be more obstinate," said her hostess, fretted at her unreasonableness.

Situated as we were, we did not feel ourselves at liberty to expostulate against the obvious unreasonableness of their demands.

In fact, reasoning unreasonableness was a very frequent condition of George Sand's mind.

Quite a common characteristic of sick people is unreasonableness.

Tinah and Iddeah remained and expostulated with me on the unreasonableness of my anger against them.


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On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unreasonableness, such as: absurdity, arbitrariness, caprice, illogicality, illogicalness, and irrationality.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.