Definition of 'aberration'
Example sentences containing 'aberration'
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Victory is irrefutable proof that defeat is a strange aberration. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Justice suffers because parents have no way of trusting that their own experiences are the norm rather than an aberration. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was a rare aberration. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Great teams are a confluence of many factors and by and large are an aberration, rather than the results of a predictable system. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Apart from the rather disturbing aberration of Snow, they gave the film the thumbs up. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But this period encompasses much of our own lifetime, so we think of it as the norm, rather than the aberration it really is. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'aberration'
Used Occasionally. aberration is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'aberration'
British English: aberration NOUN
An aberration is an incident or way of behaving that is not typical.
It became very clear that the incident was not just an aberration.
Definition of aberration from the Collins English Dictionary
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