Insight and Reason


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Insight noun – The ability to understand inner qualities or relationships.
Usage example: a therapist with real insight into people's personalities

Reason and insight are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Reason" instead a noun "Insight".
Nearby Words: insightful, insider
Synonyms for Insight


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Reason noun – The ability to learn and understand or to deal with problems.
Usage example: you'll need to use all of your reason to get out of this tight spot

Insight and reason are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Insight" instead a noun "Reason".
Nearby Words: reasonable, reasoning, reasoned, reasonably, reasonableness
Synonyms for Reason

How words are described

good good insight good reason
clear clear insight clear reason
special special insight special reason
better better insight better reason
Other adjectives: usual, solid, original, actual, real, big, little, excellent, important, personal, key, moral, new, possible, strange.

Both words in one sentence

  • Webcomic / Erfworld He eventually realizes that, whatever the reason for it, it gives him unique insight into Signamancy.
  • Administrivia / Permanent Red Link Club In addition to the generally creepy undertones of the article, it didn't attempt any real insight into or analysis of the trope, leaving no reason to keep it.
  • Musical Exposition It also gives insight into Valjean's past and the reason for his imprisonment.
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