1. syy

  2. järki

  3. vanha kohtuus


The reason I robbed the bank was that I needed the money. – Ryöstin pankin 'koska' tarvitsin rahaa.

A doctor cant operate if he doesn't know the reason of the illness.

What was the reason for doing it that way? – Miksi teit sen noin? oli syy sen tekemisessä tuolla tavalla

There was no reason in what the politician said. – Poliitikon sanomisissa ei ollut järkeä.

Liittyvät sanat: reasonless



selitys, selostus, selvitys, perustelu, syy, rationaalinen motiivi, peruste, aihe, tarve, asianlaita, tosiasiat.


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Englannin sanakirja

reason (englanti > suomi)

  1. syy

  2. syy, tekosyy

  3. järki

  4. kohtuus

  5. pohtia, järkeillä

  6. järkeillä

reason englanniksi

  1. A cause:

  2. That which causes something: an efficient cause, a proximate cause.

  3. (ux)

  4. 1996, (w), (w): Evolution and the Meanings of Life, page 198:

  5. There is a reason why so many should be symmetrical: The selective advantage in a symmetrical complex is enjoyed by all the subunits(..)
  6. A motive for an action or a determination.

  7. 1806, Anonymous, Select Notes to Book XXI, in, (w), translator, The (w) of (w), volume 6 (London, F.J. du Roveray), page 37:

  8. This is the reason why he proposes to offer a libation, to atone for the abuse of the day by their diversions.
  9. 1881, (w), (w), chapter 10:

  10. Ralph Touchett, for reasons best known to himself, had seen fit to say that Gilbert Osmond was not a good fellow(..)
  11. An excuse: a thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; that which is offered or accepted as an explanation.

  12. 1966, (w), (w) ((w) edition, ISBN 0140184945), page 14:

  13. I have forgotten the reason he gave for not travelling by air. I felt sure that it was not the correct reason, and that he suffered from a heart trouble which he kept to himself.
  14. puhekieltä rational Rational thinking (or the capacity for it); the cognitive faculty faculties, collectively, of conception, judgment, deduction and intuition.

  15. 1970, (w), On Violence (ISBN 0156695006), page 62:

  16. And the specific distinction between man and beast is now, strictly speaking, no longer reason (the lumen naturale of the human animal) but science(..)
  17. (quote-magazine)

  18. puhekieltä Something reasonable, in accordance with thought; justice.

  19. (rfdat) (w):

  20. I was promised, on a time, To have reason for my rhyme.
  21. puhekieltä ratio Ratio; proportion.

  22. (rfquotek)

  23. puhekieltä To exercise the rational faculty; to deduce inferences from premises; to perform the process of deduction or of induction; to ratiocinate; to reach conclusions by a systematic comparison of facts.

  24. puhekieltä Hence: To carry on a process of deduction or of induction, in order to convince or to confute; to formulate and set forth propositions and the inferences from them; to argue.

  25. puhekieltä To converse; to compare opinions.

  26. puhekieltä To arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine or discuss by arguments; to debate or discuss.

  27. I reasoned the matter with my friend.

  28. puhekieltä To support with reasons, as a request.

  29. puhekieltä To persuade by reasoning or argument.

  30. to reason one into a belief; to reason one out of his plan

  31. puhekieltä To overcome or conquer by adduce adducing reasons.

  32. to reason down a passion

  33. puhekieltä To find by logical process; to explain or justify by reason or argument.

  34. to reason out the causes of the librations of the moon'''