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beyond (all) reason

Definition of beyond all reason in English:

To a foolishly excessive degree: he indulged Andrew beyond all reason
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  • So when in doubt they created money out of thin air (which is where money does come from) to a degree beyond reason.
  • I really don't believe he's going to try to kill her, he's just a kid with issues, but he has frightened my daughter beyond reason and that alone makes me want make him pay for his behavior in some way.
  • The most intractable disputes are sometimes beyond reason, rooted as they are in irrational hatreds, tribal loyalties or systematic brainwashing into murderous paranoia and hysteria.
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