illogically
adverb see illogical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • illogically — adverb In an illogical manner, without following methods of sane and correct reasoning, in a manner lacking thought or logic. You are behaving illogically. Your plan is emotionally sound, but not well thought out. Ant: logically …   Wiktionary

  • illogically — illogical ► ADJECTIVE ▪ lacking sense or sound reasoning. DERIVATIVES illogicality noun (pl. illogicalities) illogically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • illogically — adverb in an illogical manner she acted illogically under the pressure • Ant: ↑logically • Derived from adjective: ↑illogical …   Useful english dictionary

  • Illogically — Illogical Il*log ic*al, a. Ignorant or negligent of the rules of logic or correct reasoning; as, an illogical disputant; contrary of the rules of logic or sound reasoning; as, an illogical inference. {Il*log ic*al*ly}, adv. {Il*log ic*al*ness}, n …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • illogically — See illogicality. * * * …   Universalium

  • illogically — adv. in an unreasonable manner, irrationally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • illogically — il·logically …   English syllables

  • illogically — See: illogical …   English dictionary

  • illogical — illogically, adv. illogicalness, n. /i loj i keuhl/, adj. not logical; contrary to or disregardful of the rules of logic; unreasoning: an illogical reply. [1580 90; IL 2 + LOGICAL] Syn. unsound, absurd, preposterous. * * * …   Universalium

  • Correlation does not imply causation — (related to ignoring a common cause and questionable cause) is a phrase used in science and statistics to emphasize that correlation between two variables does not automatically imply that one causes the other (though correlation is necessary for …   Wikipedia

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