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illogical

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Definition not reasonable (not logical)
  • English is illogical. For example, if tongue is pronounced tung, why isn't argue pronounced arg.
illogical = not reasonable (not logical)
  • She remains stubbornly illogical on that subject.
  • illogical = unreasonable (not logical)
  • Too many voices, too much scattered, illogical, ill-considered criticism.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • illogical = not reasonable
  • He has reached an illogical conclusion.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • illogical = not reasonable
  • It is hardly my fault if his lordship's life and work have turned out today to look, at best, a sad waste - and it is quite illogical that I should feel any regret or shame on my own account.
    Kazuo Ishiguro  --  The Remains of the Day
  • illogical = unreasonable
  • It was no more logical or explicable than if, after you die, you find yet another surprise that is illogical and inexplicable.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • What kind of liberation would that be to forsake an absurdity which is logical and coherent and to embrace one which is illogical and incoherent?
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • You reproach us women with being illogical.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • The raptors were closer, starting to move apart, and illogically she thought: Isn't this always the way?
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • As Socrates so philosophically put it, since we don't know what death is, it is illogical to fear it.
    Tom Stoppard  --  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • I will do my level best to protect the United States under those strictures despite the fact that the situation is most illogical.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • "Illogical," Vittoria said.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • It's quite illogical and impossible and wonderful.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • When there was a slight lull, he said briefly to his companion: That it's illogical for a priest to call in a doctor.
    Albert Camus  --  The Plague
  • I gritted my teeth together to keep my illogical terror from showing.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • My first illogical thought was that Alice was playing some joke on us.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Not only was he carried away by possession of gold and assurance of more, but he had become masterful, obstinate, and illogical.
    Zane Grey  --  The Border Legion
  • He was the cause of all my agony, but I was so grateful to see Mahtob that I halfway meant the illogical statement.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • This may appear illogical, but I dare say it is not so illogical as it looks.
    Ford Madox Ford  --  The Good Soldier
  • For an illogical moment, I'd thought she might mean my brother.
    Marie Lu  --  Legend

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