One that has been excluded from a society or system.
A person regarded as undesirable:
A person to be shunned or ostracized, as because of the danger of moral contamination
(Bible) A live goat over whose head Aaron confessed all the sins of the children of Israel on the Day of Atonement. The goat, symbolically bearing their sins, was then sent into the wilderness.
A person or thing cast out or off, esp. an outcast
A male given name.
A person whose existence is systematically ignored or concealed, especially one whose removal from the attention and memory of the public is sought for reasons of ideological or political deviation.
A person who flees from home or country to seek refuge elsewhere, as in a time of war or of political or religious persecution
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