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Usage examples for illogical

  1. If the charge were true, it was surely illogical and unmanly to reproach a community numbering 50, 000, 000 for inherited defects. – Tales of Bengal by S. B. Banerjea
  2. Are you not just a little illogical for once? – Lover or Friend by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  3. Suddenly Mallet became conscious of a singular and most illogical impulse- a desire to stop him, to have another word with him- not to lose sight of him. – Roderick Hudson by Henry James
  4. Oh, these illogical women! – Melchior's Dream and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  5. " Illogical conclusion, darling," he replied. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  6. For nearly three weeks she had been bowing in imagination to a very different Sir Julian, bowing as though she had never beheld him in her life before; and yet in three minutes she saw how little real reason she had ever had for the illogical conclusion to which she had jumped. – Stingaree by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
  7. It is the illogical weakness of some evil natures to lay all their crimes, and the consequences of crime, upon Destiny. – Lucretia, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  8. Condensed into illogical shape, the story was that Jane had met a foreigner who had deserted her, leaving her to care for the child alone; that Lucy had refused to come back to Warehold, had taken what money was coming to her, and, like a sensible woman, had stayed away. – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith
  9. Perhaps Dane thought illogical treatment was the best, or his patience gave out; for he answered with passionate kisses all over Hazel's face. – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  10. Illogical manner in which natural theologians deal with such difficulties. – A Candid Examination of Theism by George John Romanes
  11. But these good friends about him stood for the country, an illogical country; and as he could not well attack his host Victor Radnor, an irrational man, he selected the abstract entity for the discharge of his honest spite. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  12. Illogical: I only need a few dollars. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  13. This conclusion is illogical. – A Short History of Monks and Monasteries by Alfred Wesley Wishart
  14. This illogical route was traced by the logic of passion, always the foe of the legs. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  15. That generally clear- headed man's illogical and confused statement is not the least among marvels attendant upon witchcraft. – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  16. In politics we were dogged and illogical partisans of politicians, and cared nothing for principles. – A Witch of the Hills, v. 1-2 by Florence Warden
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