Definition of illogical in English:

illogical

Line breaks: il|logic¦al
Pronunciation: /ɪˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l
 
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adjective

Lacking sense or clear, sound reasoning: an illogical fear of the supernatural
More example sentences
  • You don't give me advice about my rubbish and ultimately illogical sense of humour, so I should just leave you alone.
  • Stupid, illogical things that seemed a good idea at the time, but you just can't explain to the judge afterwards.
  • A man must not seek to compel his son to love him for it may be impossible for a thousand illogical impulses.
Synonyms
irrational, unreasonable, unsound, unreasoned, unfounded, groundless, unjustifiable, unjustified;
incorrect, erroneous, wrong, invalid, spurious, faulty, flawed, fallacious, unscientific, inconsistent, unproved;
specious, sophistic, casuistic;
absurd, preposterous, untenable, implausible, impossible, beyond belief, beyond the bounds of possibility;
informal crazy, off beam, way out, full of holes
British informal daft, barmy

Derivatives

illogicality

Pronunciation: /-ˈkalɪti/
noun (plural illogicalities)
More example sentences
  • The illogicalities of her train of thought were set off by my own routine.
  • It's more about the illogicality of suffering and how inexplicable that is and how we fight against it in all our lives, whether it's cancer or whatever.
  • There is a striking illogicality if you share our desire to see Scotland's economy grow but become very uneasy to learn that a Scottish company is doing exceptionally well.

illogically

adverb
More example sentences
  • They don't want to criticize a big corporation for manipulating the political process, so they quite illogically place all the blame on Davis.
  • The centre is certainly not a dominating feature of the lives of residents of Kew Riverside but it does rather stand out as being illogically located.
  • But I find that their panacea to all the country's problems revolves around increased public spending and, illogically, reduced taxation, all brought about by cost savings.

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