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Meaning of UNREASON

Pronunciation:  un'reezun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the state of being irrational; lacking powers of understanding
 

UNREASON is a 8 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: irrationality
 
 See Also: insanity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Un*rea"son\, n. [Pref. un- not + reason.]
    Want of reason; unreasonableness; absurdity.
    
    {Abbot of Unreason}. See {Abbot of Misrule}, under {Abbot}.
    
    
  2. \Un*rea"son\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + reason.]
    To undo, disprove, or refute by reasoning. [Obs.]
    
          To unreason the equity of God's proceedings. --South.
    
    
 

 

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