irrationalism

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noun ir·ra·tio·nal·ism \i-ˈra-sh(ə-)nə-ˌli-zəm\

Definition of irrationalism

  1. 1 :  a system emphasizing intuition, instinct, feeling, or faith rather than reason or holding that the universe is governed by irrational forces

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being irrational

irrationalist

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irrationalistic

play \i-ˌra-sh(ə-)nə-ˈli-stik\ adjective

1811

First Known Use of irrationalism

1811


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