What does unreasonably mean?

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This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word unreasonably.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unreasonablyadverb

    not in a reasonable or intelligent manner

    "she reacted unreasonably when she learned she had failed"

  2. unreasonably, immoderatelyadverb

    to a degree that exceeds the bounds or reason or moderation

    "his prices are unreasonably high"


  1. unreasonablyadverb

    In an unreasonable manner.

    He behaved unreasonably.

  2. unreasonablyadverb

    Of or relating to something that is unreasonable.

    The team was given an unreasonably short amount of time to put together a presentation.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unreasonablyadverb

    I’ll not over the threshold, till my lord return from the wars. ——
    —— Fye! you confine yourself most unreasonably. William Shakespeare.


  1. unreasonably

    Unreasonably is an adverb that means in a way that is not guided by good sense or rationality. It can refer to acting or thinking in an excessive, illogical, or inappropriate manner, beyond the limits of acceptability or fairness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unreasonably in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unreasonably in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unreasonably in a Sentence

  1. Alice Thomas Ellis:

    Those who live on vanity must, not unreasonably, expect to die of mortification.

  2. The DOJ:

    Based on this evidence and the high burdens of the applicable federal laws, career prosecutors have concluded that there is insufficient evidence to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Tamir did not reach for his toy gun; thus, there is insufficient evidence to establish that Officer Loehmann acted unreasonably under the circumstances.

  3. William Makepeace Thackeray:

    People hate as they love, unreasonably.

  4. Virginia Kice:

    ICE continues to work through diplomatic channels with its partners at the Department of State to increase repatriation, the U.S. government remains firm and focused in its resolve to engage all nations that deny or unreasonably delay the acceptance of their nationals.

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