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with reason

For a ground or cause, justifiably, as in He turned down their offer, but with reason-he didn't want to move his family to a big city . [c. 1600]
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with reason

With good cause; justifiably.
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Most of our university students are skilled writing a basic argument: They expect that arguments should be well supported with reasons and evidence and can usually produce such arguments.
To improve the possibility of obtaining confessions, investigators must provide suspects with reasons to confess after employing the techniques of rationalization, projection, and minimization.
being valuable is not a property that provides us with reasons.
Scanlon explains that those other properties that provide us with reasons are "natural" or "non-normative" properties (96).
Hence, the suggestion that being good, rather than providing us with reasons, is explained by the fact that we have reasons, which are in turn provided by other properties.
Even in those cases where goodness figures as a candidate reason, it is not the only reason, but there is a plurality of properties that explain the fact that something is good and they provide us with reasons.