outcast : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a person who is rejected (from society or home)
- s excluded from a society
- Mouchette, one of the purest Bressons, is the story of a teenage outcast (Nadine Nortier) so abused by everyone in her village that death seems like God's caress, and so maladroit .
- The Soviet Union treats any of its citizens who choose to live in the West as traitors and outcasts, and to become involved in such cases is one of the riskiest things that a .
- Every sensitive outcast's nightmare comes true as those infected become as outwardly repulsive and rejectable as they feel inside.
- Tony Hawk in BusinessWeek
It's nothing I would have expected growing up because skating was considered such an outcast activity,Hawk said. "It's exciting to see the appreciation that kids have for skating."
- Angelina Jolie in New Zealand Herald
Angelina said: "She looks like Brad. It's funny because she's almost going to be the outcast in the family because she's blonde and blue-eyed."
- Pope Benedict XVI in Rome News-Tribune
Such a society must be "marked by respect for the dignity, equality and rights of each of its members, especially the poor, the outcast and those who have no voice," Benedict said.