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illogical
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
not reasonable (not logical)
  • He was firm and determined and went blindly and obstinately for his object, if once he had been brought by any reasons (and they were often very illogical ones) to believe that it was immutably right.
    Book 3 -- The Sensualists (1% in)
  • There was, in fact, something surprising in the illogicality and incoherence of some of his desires, accidentally betrayed and always vaguely expressed.
    Book 5 -- Pro And Contra (79% in)

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