Outcast definition

outkăst
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The definition of an outcast is a person who doesn't fit in with the majority and who is not accepted by the crowd.

The weird kid at school that no one will talk to is an example of an outcast.

noun
14
1
Driven out; rejected.
adjective
12
2
One that has been excluded from a society or system.
noun
9
3
A person or thing cast out or rejected, as by society.
noun
8
4
That has been cast out; banished, ostracized. [from 14th c.]
adjective
3
0
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One that has been excluded from a society or system, a pariah. [from 14th c.]
noun
2
0
To cast out; to banish. [from 14th c.]
verb
3
2

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
outcast
Plural:
outcasts

Origin of outcast

  • From out- +"Ž cast.

    From Wiktionary