What does outcast mean?

Definitions for outcastˈaʊtˌkæst, -ˌkɑst

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word outcast.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outcast, castaway, pariah, Ishmael(adj)

    a person who is rejected (from society or home)

  2. friendless, outcast(adj)

    excluded from a society

Wiktionary

  1. outcast(Noun)

    One that has been excluded from a society or system, a pariah.

  2. outcast(Verb)

    To cast out; to banish.

  3. outcast(Adjective)

    That has been cast out; banished, ostracized.

Freebase

  1. Outcast

    Outcast is the eighth studio album by German thrash metal band Kreator. It was released by G.U.N. Records in 1997. This album featured more gothic rock and industrial influences than earlier Kreator, retaining little of thrash metal from previous years.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outcast

    owt′kast, adj. exiled from home or country: rejected.—n. a person banished: a vagabond: an exile: (Scot.) a quarrel: the amount of increase in bulk of grain in malting.

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    Song lyrics by outcast -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by outcast on the Lyrics.com website.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outcast in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outcast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mahabharata:

    Let none with scorn a suppliant meet, Or from the door untended spurn A dog; an outcast kindly treat; And so thou shalt be blest in turn.

  2. Quentin Crisp:

    In an expanding universe, time is on the side of the outcast. Those who once inhabited the suburbs of human contempt find that without changing their address they eventually live in the metropolis.

  3. Abed Ayoub:

    If George W. Bush was running today and saying the things he said about Muslims, he would be an outcast in the Republican Party, to his credit, he struck the right tone when speaking about this issue.

  4. Chris Garsee:

    I think having siblings that are just like you, people who share the same experiences and look like you, I think that makes it a bit easier, especially for the days when Kaylee feels so different -- like an outcast.

  5. Photographer Danila Tkachenko:

    School, work, family -- once in this cycle, you are a prisoner of your own position and have to do what you're supposed to, you should be pragmatic and strong, or become an outcast or a lunatic. How (do you) remain yourself in the midst of this?

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