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Pronunciation: /ˈriːzn/

Translation of reason in French:


  • 1 (cause) raison (f) (for, behind de) for no (good) reason sans raison valable to have reason to do avoir des raisons de faire the reason why… la raison pour laquelle… I'll tell you the reason why je vais te or vous dire pourquoi to have every reason to do avoir tout lieu de faire with good reason à juste titre
  • 2 (common sense) raison (f) to listen to or see reason entendre raison it stands to reason that il va sans dire que within reason dans la limite du raisonnable


  • to reason with sb raisonner qn

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Word of the day glen
Pronunciation: ɡlɛn
a narrow valley, especially in Scotland or Ireland