ab·​er·​rat·​ed ˈa-bə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce aberrated (audio)

Examples of aberrated in a Sentence

you may have taken an aberrated path to the correct answer, but you got there

Word History


past participle of aberrate "to cause an aberration in," borrowed from Latin aberrātus, past participle of aberrāre "to wander away, stray" — more at aberrant entry 1

First Known Use

1786, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aberrated was in 1786

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Cite this Entry

“Aberrated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aberrated. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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