ragione

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ratiōnem, accusative form of ratiō, whence also Italian razione (a borrowed doublet).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raˈd͡ʒo.ne/, [r̺äˈd͡ʒo̞ːn̺e]
  • (file)
  • Stress: ragióne
  • Hyphenation: ra‧gio‧ne

Noun[edit]

ragione f (plural ragioni)

  1. reason
    Synonyms: raziocinio
  2. reason, motive, ground
    Synonyms: motivo
  3. right
    Synonyms: diritto, giusto
    la ragione e il tortoright and wrong
    avere ragioneto be right
  4. reason, argument, consideration
    Synonyms: argomentazione, argomento, prova
  5. ratio, proportion, rate
    Synonyms: misura, rapporto

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