ADJECTIVE | all | irrational | not consistent with or using reason |
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pert | irrational | real but not expressible as the quotient of two integers | |

NOUN | quantity | irrational, irrational number | a real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number |

Sounds | ihrae'shahnahl | |
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Rhymes | abdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl... |

Meaning | not consistent with or using reason. | |
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Examples | - "
*irrational*fears" - "
*irrational*animals"
| |

Narrower | blind, unreasoning | not based on reason or evidence |

nonrational | not based on reason | |

reasonless | not endowed with the capacity to reason | |

superstitious | showing ignorance of the laws of nature and faith in magic or chance | |

See also | illogical, unlogical | lacking in correct logical relation |

incoherent | Without logical or meaningful connection | |

insane | Afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement | |

unreasonable | not reasonable | |

Opposite | rational | consistent with or based on or using reason |

Spanish | irracional | |

Catalan | bèstia, irracional | |

Nouns | irrationality | the state of being irrational |

Adverbs | irrationally | in an irrational manner |

Meaning | Real but not expressible as the quotient of two integers. | |
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Example | "irrational numbers" | |

Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |

Opposite | rational | capable of being expressed as a quotient of integers |

Spanish | irracional | |

Catalan | irracional | |

Nouns | ratio | the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient) |

Meaning | A real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number. | |
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Synonym | irrational number | |

Narrower | algebraic number | root of an algebraic equation with rational coefficients |

transcendental number | An irrational number that is not algebraic | |

Broader | real number, real | Any rational or irrational number |

Spanish | número irracional | |

Catalan | nombre irracional |

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