irrational


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Synonyms for irrational

not governed by or predicated on reason

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a real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number

not consistent with or using reason

real but not expressible as the quotient of two integers

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Relax Dan, there's still plenty of time for stupid irrational fears
You can call a belief irrational if it doesn't follow classical rules of logic, but, as a few readers pointed out, the key issue is really whether that belief was evolutionarily advantageous.
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini poses for photographers before <Bthe screening of Irrational Man at Cannes
Am I irrational for finding that advert a little bit anxiety-inducing?
NEW YORK, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Known as the "Math Geek Mardi Gras", Pi Day is a growing international event that underscores the wonder of numbers, by celebrating everyone's favorite irrational number: Pi.
Bernard evaluates reliability of irrational beliefs test as very desirable and confirms its validity.
What's more, in addition to the authoritarianism Turkey is depicted as an irrational state.
MANILA, Dhu-AlHijjah 19, 1435, October 13, 2014, SPA -- The World Health Organization called the Ebola outbreak "the most severe, acute health emergency seen in modern times" but also said Monday that economic disruptions can be curbed if people are adequately informed to prevent irrational moves to dodge infection, AP reported.
Coventry City Football Club owners Sisu claimed the loan amounted to unlawful state aid and that the council had made an irrational decision when agreeing the deal, while the council argued it had acted to protect its own investment in ACL after the football club began withholding its rent payments.
establishment of DIPCC and analytical study of the interactions/reactions of the irrational use of drugs.
Among the irrational beliefs assessed: doubting the preventive power of the flu vaccine or believing, based on family history alone, that it is safe to smoke cigarettes and carry excess weight after a doctor's warning about health risks linked to these behaviors.
The 'Gladiator' star said that they have endured 12 to 14 months of irrational criticism and now people are starting to see it and to realize how respectful it is, and how true to the source material it is and how intense of an experience it is in the movie theater, ABC News reported.
Anti-Semitism is ultimately a theology, and like all theologies it is irrational at its core and therefore difficult to understand using instruments of logic and reason.
THERE is not an atheist in the world who will not think the actions of Michael Adebolajo, one of the two men accused of murdering Drummer Lee Rigby, were the actions of an irrational man.