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Origin of unreasonable
OTHER WORDS FROM unreasonableun·rea·son·a·ble·ness, nounun·rea·son·a·bly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for unreasonable
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.Health-care workers file lawsuit against OSHA, accusing agency of failing to keep them safe|Eli Rosenberg|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
In its suit, Walmart said it has a robust system for monitoring opioid prescriptions and federal regulators are making unreasonable demands on the chain.Walmart sues government to pre-empt allegations it helped fuel opioid crisis|kdunn6|October 23, 2020|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.Scoring Is Way Up In The NFL. Which Teams Does That Help?|Josh Hermsmeyer|October 9, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
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.Inside the Utility Company Lobbying Blitz That Will Hike Electric Bills|by Patrick Wilson, Richmond Times-Dispatch|October 9, 2020|ProPublica
King sued, alleging the officer’s actions violated his Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable seizure and excessive force.7 big cases the Supreme Court will hear in its new term, explained|Ian Millhiser|October 1, 2020|Vox
"If it were a matter of life and death, you could not be more obstinate," said her hostess, fretted at her unreasonableness.Alone|Marion Harland
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.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
Quite a common characteristic of sick people is unreasonableness.The Eugenic Marriage, Vol. 3 (of 4)|W. Grant Hague
Tinah and Iddeah remained and expostulated with me on the unreasonableness of my anger against them.A Voyage to the South Sea|William Bligh