irrationalist
noun or adjective see irrationalism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • irrationalist — ir·rationalist …   English syllables

  • irrationalist — I. “+ adjective : of, relating to, or advocating irrationalism II. noun : a proponent of irrationalism * * * irraˈtionalist noun and adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑irrational …   Useful english dictionary

  • irrationalism — irrationalist, adj., n. irrationalistic, adj. /i rash euh nl iz euhm/, n. 1. irrationality in thought or action. 2. an attitude or belief having a nonrational basis. 3. a theory that nonrational forces govern the universe. [1805 15; IRRATIONAL +… …   Universalium

  • Irrationality — is talking or acting without regard of rationality. Usually pejorative, the term is used to describe thinking and actions which are, or appear to be, less useful or logical than the rational alternatives. There is a clear tendency to view our own …   Wikipedia

  • Ernest Newman — William Roberts (* 30. November 1868 in Lancaster; † 7. Juli 1959 in Tadworth, Surrey) war ein unter dem Pseudonym Ernest Newman bekannter bedeutender englischer Musikkritiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Wirken 2 Bibliographie 3 Literatur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hugh Mortimer Cecil — William Roberts (* 30. November 1868 in Lancaster; † 7. Juli 1959 in Tadworth, Surrey) war ein unter dem Pseudonym Ernest Newman bekannter bedeutender englischer Musikkritiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Wirken 2 Bibliographie 3 Literatur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Roberts (Musikkritiker) — William Roberts (* 30. November 1868 in Lancaster; † 7. Juli 1959 in Tadworth, Surrey) war ein unter dem Pseudonym Ernest Newman bekannter bedeutender englischer Musikkritiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Wirken 2 Bibliographie 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • philosophy, Western — Introduction       history of Western philosophy from its development among the ancient Greeks to the present.       This article has three basic purposes: (1) to provide an overview of the history of philosophy in the West, (2) to relate… …   Universalium

  • irrationaliste — ● irrationaliste adjectif et nom Relatif à l irrationalisme ; partisan de l irrationalisme. ⇒IRRATIONALISTE, adj. et subst. I. Adj. Relatif à l irrationalisme; qui soutient l irrationalisme. Dans l enthousiaste générosité d idées de l époque,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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