Definition of non-logical in English:



  • Not derived from or according to the rules of logic or formal argument (less forceful in meaning than illogical)

    ‘intuitive non-logical thinking’
    • ‘It is important to remember that the foundation for the actions of these two types is non-logical.’
    • ‘Pareto stresses the non-logical parts of human life, and he provides empirical examples of this in his writing.’
    • ‘The underlying explanation of economic action is therefore not logical, but non-logical.’
    • ‘Better known is his distinction between logical and non-logical actions.’
    • ‘Instead, the scientist has to take account of both logical actions and non-logical actions on an empirical level.’