Definition of anti-rational
anti-rationalismor antirationalism play \ˌan-tē-ˈrash-nə-ˌli-zəm, -ˈra-shə-nə-ˌli-, ˌan-tī-\ noun
- A cultural history of the past 40 years, the book focuses on the convergence of social forces … that have created a perfect storm of anti-rationalism.
- —The Washington Times
anti-rationalistor antirationalist play \ˌan-tē-ˈrash-nə-list, -ˈra-shə-nə-list, ˌan-tī-\ adjective
- anti-rationalist theories
anti-rationalistor antirationalist noun
- … since it is quite possible to reduce one's use of evidence and logic in certain contexts, it is not necessarily futile for anti-rationalists to urge that everyone should do this every time they disagree with what anti-rationalists believe.
- —Michael Albert
anti-rationalityor antirationality play \ˌan-tē-ˌra-shə-ˈna-lə-tē, ˌan-tī-\ noun
- It wasn't enough to reject the old approaches; a kind of antirationality gripped American business.
- —Barbara Ehrenreich