outcaste

[out-kast, -kahst]

Origin of outcaste

First recorded in 1875–80; out- + caste
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British Dictionary definitions for outcaste

outcaste

noun
  1. a person who has been expelled from a caste
  2. a person having no caste
verb
  1. (tr) to cause (someone) to lose his caste
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