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Word of the Day 4/22/14 Aberrant

Aberrant (adjective, noun)
ab·er·rant [uh-ber-uhnt, ab-er-]


adjective
1. departing from the right, normal, or usual course.
2. deviating from the ordinary, usual, or normal type; exceptional; abnormal.

noun
3. an aberrant person, thing, group, etc.

Can be confused: abhorrent.

Synonyms
1. wandering.
2. divergent, unusual.

Origin: 1820–30; < Latin aberrant- (stem of aberrāns, present participle of aberrāre to deviate). See ab-, errant

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Jun. 25th, 2014 01:47 am (UTC)
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