irrationalism definition

  • noun:
    • Irrational thought, phrase, or behavior; irrationality.
    • opinion in feeling, instinct, or any other nonrational forces in the place of explanation.
    • philosophical movement formed as a cultural response against positivism in the early twentieth century
    • The concepts of a method of thought in opposition to rationalism; irrationality; the standard of not being led by explanation.

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