Rationalism in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Rationalism

the practice of basing opinions and actions on reason and knowledge instead of religious belief or emotion

Examples of Rationalism in a sentence

The scientist insisted that religions should be swept aside and replaced with rationalism. 🔊

Believing in rationalism, the skeptic refused to let his emotions guide his decision-making. 🔊

Rejecting the rationalism of science, the man decided to stick to his religious roots instead. 🔊

Freethinking and rationalism go hand in hand since both involve basing decisions on knowledge and reasoning.  🔊

The Greek leaders were opposed to rationalism and executed philosophers who questioned the gods and goddesses.  🔊

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