Main definitions of alogic in English

: alogic1alogic2

alogic1

noun

Philosophy Psychology
  • Absence of logic; the quality or fact of not being influenced or determined by logic or rationality. Usually in neutral rather than pejorative sense: compare illogic.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Journal of Philosophy. From a- + logic.

Pronunciation

alogic

/ˌeɪˈlɒdʒɪk/

Main definitions of alogic in English

: alogic1alogic2

alogic2

adjective

  • That does not follow logic; contrary to logic; illogical.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From (i) Middle French, French alogique.

Pronunciation

alogic

/eɪˈlɒdʒɪk/