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irrational

view main entry for irrationaladjective  /ɪˈræʃ(ə)nəl/
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irrationality

  /ɪˌræʃəˈnæləti/  noun [uncountable]
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irrationally

adverb
irrationally adverbNot sensible or reasonable: unreasonable, wrong, extreme, absurd, childish, irrational, irresponsible, perverse, hysterical, ridiculous

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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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