rational choice

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1. General: Best possible (optimized) decision, from the point of view of the decision maker.
2. Law: Concept that criminals consciously weigh the risks and rewards of a crime and proceed accordingly.

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The rational choice would be to just tell her how he felt instead of walking around holding in his feelings all the time.
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Buying dividends from companies based on whether they have a color in their corporate name instead of on merit isn't typically seen as a very rational choice.
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You should always try to make the rational choice instead of making an impulse decision that may prove costly over time.
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