nonrational : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s not based on reason
there is a great deal that is nonrational in modern culture
- s obtained through intuition rather than from reasoning or observation
- Another "woment like nonrational supernatural stuff" show? Cripes.
- Freud's evolutionary notions of the instinctual and nonrational derive from Darwin, and in the 1890s he had dreamed of wedding psychology to biology.
- Rather than look for something "nonrational" or spiritual (the soul), Progoff should content himself with rational probabilities.
- Rick Warren in Christian Post
OK, then why can't you just take the next step? Because right now you're talking in extremely nonrational terms,said Warren, observing that Harris is more spiritual than he thinks.
- Benjamin Nugent in Christian Science Monitor
The "pathos of being a nerd," Nugent writes, is that they feel robbed of "spontaneous feelings, of romance, of nonrational connection to other people."