That which lies beyond the bounds of what can be comprehended, explained, justified or rejected by human reasoning and science Antonym: rational (q v ) NOTE: Irrational does not mean incorrect or impractical reasoning, but the total absence of any reasoning EP 31-35, 135, 148; HA 19-23, 89,102-04,173,184-87,884884; OG 112-13
A number that can be expressed as an infinite decimal with no set of consecutive digits repeating itself indefinitely and that cannot be expressed as the quotient of two integers
If you describe someone's feelings and behaviour as irrational, you mean they are not based on logical reasons or clear thinking. an irrational fear of science. = unreasonable rational + irrationally ir·ra·tion·al·ly My husband is irrationally jealous over my past loves. + irrationality ir·ra·tion·al·ity the irrationality of his behaviour. not based on clear thought or reason = unreasonable rational, reasonable reasonable
Not rational; void of reason or understanding; as, brutes are irrational animals
Not capable of being exactly expressed by an integral number, or by a vulgar fraction; surd; said especially of roots
cannot be expressed in the form a/b A number is irrational if it has an infinite number of significant decimal figures that do not follow a pattern
A number that cannot be represented as a decimal or as a fraction A number like pi is irrational because it contains an infinite number of digits that keep repeating, many square roots are irrational numbers
Any real number that cannot be expressed as a ratio between two integers. Among the real numbers, any of those that cannot be represented as quotients of integers. In decimal form, irrational numbers are represented by nonterminating, nonrepeating decimals. Examples include square roots of prime numbers and such transcendental numbers as and e
[ i-'ra-sh(&-)n&l, "i(r) ] (adjective.) 14th century. From ancient Greece
circa 500 B.C.
"Irrational" originally meant only that a number could not be expressed as a ratio. But for the Pythagoreans it came to mean something threatening--that their world view might not make sense--which is today the other meaning of "irrational." * ir- + rational
20 dilde online sözlük. 20 milyondan fazla sözcük ve anlamı üç farklı aksanda dinleme seçeneği. Cümle ve Videolar ile zenginleştirilmiş içerik. Etimoloji, Eş ve Zıt anlamlar, kelime okunuşları ve günün kelimesi. Yazım Türkçeleştirici ile hatalı Türkçe metinleri düzeltme. iOS, Android ve Windows mobil platformlarda online ve offline sözlük programları. Sesli Sözlük garantisinde Profesyonel çeviri hizmetleri. İngilizce kelime haznenizi arttıracak kelime oyunları. Ayarlar bölümünü kullarak çevirisini görmek istediğiniz sözlükleri seçme ve aynı zamanda sözlüklerin gösterim sırasını ayarlama imkanı. Kelimelerin seslendirilişini otomatik dinlemek için ayarlardan isteğiniz aksanı seçebilirsiniz.