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Definition of reasonably adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//ˈriznəbli//
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  1. 1to a degree that is fairly good but not very good The instructions are reasonably straightforward. She seems reasonably happy in her new job.
  2. 2in a logical and sensible way We tried to discuss the matter calmly and reasonably.
  3. 3in a fair way He couldn't reasonably be expected to pay back the loan all at once. The apartments are reasonably priced (= not too expensive).
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: reasonably