outcast


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outcast \Out"cast`\, a. [Cf. Sw. utkasta to cast out.]
   Cast out; degraded. "Outcast, rejected." --Longfellow.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outcast \Out"cast`\, n.
   1. One who is cast out or expelled; an exile; one driven from
      home, society, or country; hence, often, a degraded
      person; a vagabond.
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            The Lord . . . gathereth together the outcasts of
            Israel.                               --Ps. cxlvii.
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   2. A quarrel; a contention. [Scot.] --Jamieson.
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