Rea·son·a·ble·ness, n. Quality of being reasonable.
n 1: the state of having good sense and sound judgment; "his
rationality may have been impaired"; "he had to rely
less on reason than on rousing their emotions" [syn: rationality,
2: goodness of reason and judgment; "the judiciary is built on
the reasonableness of judges"
3: the property of being moderate in price; "the store is
famous for the reasonableness of its prices" [syn: moderateness,
4: moderation in expectations; "without greater reasonableness
by both parties we will never settle this matter!"
5: the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable
person; "he questioned the tenability of my claims" [syn: