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to think of a good excuse for behavior that seems bad or unreasonable, and to believe the excuse is good or reasonable — typically done subconsciously and often after the behavior in question
  • She tried to convince herself that Keith was lying, grasping for a way to rationalize his news.
    Chapter 28 (8% in)

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