What does rational mean?

rational in AZ Dictionary

(a) Having or exercising the capacity to reason.
(a) Of sound brain; sane.
(a) in keeping with or predicated on explanation; rational: rational behavior. See Synonyms at reasonable.
(n) Mathematics A rational quantity.
(n) A rational number: a number that can be expressed as quotient of two integers.
(n) A rational being.
Of, related to, or springing from the explanation, in sense of the best faculty of cognition.
Endowed with explanation, inside feeling of that professors which distinguishes man from brutes: because, guy is a rational pet.
Conformable into precepts of reason, specifically regarding the practical reason; reasonable; sensible.

rational in Community Dictionary

a logical thinking for doing something by CaroleReport definition
anything logical that makes sense. by Claudio BeamerReport definition

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  • Synonym for "rational"
    • intelligent, sane, discreet, sensible, wise
  • Antonym for "rational"
    • non-rational, nonsensical, absurd, irrational, arational
  • Phrases for "rational"
    • rational explanation, rational humane, rational well-meaning, rational logical, excludes rational
  • Rhyme for "rational"
    • International, binational, irrational, multinational, national
  • Cross Reference for "rational"
    • reasonable, rational psychology, rational curve, rational transformation, rational derivative
  • Equivalent for "rational"
    • intellectual, mental, intelligent, sane, logical
  • Same Context for "rational"
    • reasonable, practical, intelligent, ethical, sane
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