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[ree-zuh nd]
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  1. based on reason: a carefully reasoned decision.
  2. containing reasons: a long, reasoned reply.
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Origin of reasoned

First recorded in 1675–85; reason + -ed2
Related formsrea·soned·ly, adverbun·rea·soned, adjectivewell-rea·soned, adjective
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Related Words for well-reasoned

wise, down-to-earth, shrewd, logical, practical, judicious, sane, rational, sober, prudent, intelligent, astute, attentive, aware, canny, cognizant, commonsensical, conscious, consequent, conversant

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adjective (well reasoned when postpositive)
  1. logically argued with skill or care
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  1. well thought-out or well presenteda reasoned explanation
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Derived Formsreasonedly, adverb
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