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[ih-loj-ik] /ɪˈlɒdʒ ɪk/
the state or quality of being illogical; illogicality:
His speech was full of illogic.
Origin of illogic
1855-60; il-2 + logic Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for illogic
  • Each step seems logical, while the illogic of it all evades them.
  • The problem with your illogic is that it will be too late to do anything then.
  • Logic performs well but fails poorly, illogic performs poorly but fails well.
  • If one thing is certain birds demonstrate the nonsense illogic behind the research.
  • There are certain glints of illogic that might be criticized.
  • He resigns himself to illogic with some drolly twisted grimaces and words.
  • Unfortunately, that same illogic infects the discourse of nearly all our politicians these days, at all levels of government.
  • University presses used to be agents of the university, and were similarly insulated from the illogic of the marketplace.
  • But as a logic experiment it makes good sense, and highlights the illogic of the way the process works now.
  • The profound illogic of this video defies description.
British Dictionary definitions for illogic


reasoning characterized by lack of logic; illogicality
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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