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adjective     irrational pronunciation in British English
  1. done or happening without clear or sensible reasons

    irrational violence/fear/panic

    The market’s enthusiasm for high-tech stocks was irrational but understandable.

    1. a.
      not thinking or behaving in a clear reasonable way

      I knew I was being irrational, but when she was late I began to fear the worst.

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     irrationality pronunciation in British English
/ɪˌræʃəˈnæləti/ noun [uncountable]



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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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