1. Having to do with higher thought processes. 2. Based on or agreeing with accepted principles of reasoning. 3. Influenced by reasoning rather than emotion.

RATIONAL: "We felt her anger at the conditions was rational."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RATIONAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rational/ (accessed September 27, 2021).