What does unreasonable mean?

Definitions for unreasonableʌnˈri zə nə bəl, -ˈriz nə-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unreasonable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unreasonable(adj)

    not reasonable; not showing good judgment

  2. excessive, inordinate, undue, unreasonable(adj)

    beyond normal limits

    "excessive charges"; "a book of inordinate length"; "his dress stops just short of undue elegance"; "unreasonable demands"

Wiktionary

  1. unreasonable(Adjective)

    not reasonable

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unreasonable(adj)

    not reasonable; irrational; immoderate; exorbitant

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unreasonable

    un-rē′zn-a-bl, adj. not agreeable to reason: exceeding the bounds of reason, immoderate: not influenced by reason.—ns. Unrea′son, lack of reason; Unrea′sonableness, the state or quality of being unreasonable: exorbitance.—adv. Unrea′sonably, in an unreasonable manner: excessively.—adjs. Unrea′soned, not argued out; Unrea′soning, not reasoning.—adv. Unrea′soningly.—Abbot of Unreason (see Misrule).

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unreasonable in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unreasonable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Cameron:

    Our concerns are not outlandish or unreasonable.

  2. Brendan Shiller:

    If he was shot in the back, that's unreasonable. If he was shot in the back and didn't have a gun, that's even more unreasonable.

  3. George Bernard Shaw:

    Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.

  4. Robert Anson Heinlein:

    The reasonable man adapts himself to the world the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

  5. George Bernard Shaw:

    The reasonable man adapts himself to the world the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

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