toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

aberration
used in Catch-22

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a state or condition that isn't normal
  • ...and that one of these other vus would explain succinctly the bafing phenomenon of which he had been both a witness and a part; it was even possible that none of what he thought had taken place, really had taken place, that he was dealing with an aberration of memory rather than of perception, that he never really had thought he had seen, that his impression now that he once had thought so was merely the illusion of an illusion, and that he was only now imagining that he had ever once...
    Chapter 25 — The Chaplain (10% in)

There are no more uses of "aberration" in Catch-22.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®