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reason
British English: /ˈriːz(ə)n/
American English: /ˈrizən/

Translation of reason in Italian:

noun

  • 3 (grounds) a good, bad reason for doing
    una buona, cattiva ragione per fare
    to have every reason for doing o to do
    avere tutte le ragioni per fare
    to have good reason to do
    avere delle buone ragioni per fare
    he had better reason than most to complain
    aveva più ragioni di altri per lamentarsi
    I see no reason to think so
    non ho alcuna ragione per pensarlo
    there was no reason for you to worry
    non avevi motivo di preoccuparti
    all the more reason to insist on it
    ragione di più per insistere
    she was angry, and with good reason
    era arrabbiata, e aveva ragione

transitive verb

  • 1 (argue)
    argomentare (that che)
    “suppose she killed him,” he reasoned
    “supponi che l'abbia ucciso,” disse
  • 2 (conclude)
    dedurre (that che)
    “she must have killed him,” he reasoned
    “deve averlo ucciso lei,” dedusse

intransitive verb

  • to reason with somebody
    discutere o ragionare con qualcuno

Phrasal verbs

reason out:

reason out [something], reason [something] out
trovare una soluzione a (problem)

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