HyperDic: line_of_reasoning

English > 1 sense of the expression line of reasoning:
NOUNcognitionline of reasoning, argumentation, logical argument, argument, linea course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood
English > line of reasoning: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning.
Example"I can't follow your line of reasoning"
Synonymsargumentation, logical argument, argument, line
Narrowercasuistryargumentation that is specious or excessively subtle and intended to be misleading
line of inquiry, line of questioningAn ordering of questions so as to develop a particular argument
policyA line of argument rationalizing the course of action of a government
Broaderreasoning, logical thinking, abstract thoughtThinking that is coherent and logical
Spanishargumentación, argumento lógico, argumento
Catalanargumentació, argument lògic, argument

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