Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: lo|gic¦al
Pronunciación: /ˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l

Definición de logical en inglés:


1Of or according to the rules of logic or formal argument: a logical impossibility
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Allow yourself to feel the concepts in it without continually analysing the argument for consistency and logical structure.
  • There's a logical argument behind that, but the logic is secondary to me.
  • Some have even taken these arguments to their logical conclusions and have called for the end of the capital gains tax.
reasoning, thinking, straight-thinking, rational, objective, analytical, cerebral, insightful;
intelligent, judicious, wise, sensible, hard-headed
1.1Characterized by or capable of clear, sound reasoning: her logical mind the information is displayed in a simple and logical fashion
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He had taken the car for the very sound, very logical reason that he wanted it.
  • The content is laid out on the page in an incredibly clear and logical fashion.
  • Lots of stuff sounds logical or reasonable but fails any objective test.
reasoned, well reasoned, rational, sound, cogent, well thought out, valid;
lucid, coherent, clear, well organized, systematic, orderly, methodical, articulate, consistent, relevant;
informal joined-up
1.2(Of an action, decision, etc.) expected or sensible under the circumstances: the polar expedition is a logical extension of his Arctic travels
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Life has to be balanced and happy so when I made the conscious decision to try to keep my work and the rest of my life separate, it was the logical decision to come back up the road.
  • It's more, as I see it, a proactive way to deal with the situation, something that's sensible and logical.
  • He emphasised it was logical to expect them to hover around the end of 2006 or the beginning of 2007.
natural, unsurprising, only to be expected, understandable, reasonable, sensible;
predictable, most likely, likeliest, obvious;
right, correct, practical


late Middle English: from medieval Latin logicalis from late Latin logica (see logic).



Pronunciación: /-ˈkalɪti/
Example sentences
  • It appears that his brand of logicality assumes that if creme eggs come out of vending machines, then vending machines come out of creme eggs.
  • It feel like logicality taken to its excess in a way I've never seen before.
  • It is this logicality as a basis for literary action which in Stein's case, for better or worse, has been wholly transcended.


[sentence adverb]: such a situation is logically impossible
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I think the bottom line is to deal with the situation logically and rationally.
  • This is, indeed, a most peculiar state of affairs but not, it seems, a logically impossible one.
  • Her philosophy was that everything could be explained logically and rationally.

Words that rhyme with logical

alogical, illogical

Definición de logical en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
able to recoil or spring back into shape…