Examples of outcast in a Sentence
She felt like a social outcast.
the professor is something of an outcast in the halls of academe now that his former support of a dictatorial regime has become public
Recent Examples of outcast from the Web
Owing partly to his considerable skills, however, he is fully accepted as one of the trio of semi-outcasts.
Though less persuasive than that J.A. Bayona film, this one will find admirers on the fest circuit, resonating especially with fantasy lovers who felt like outcasts in school.
This one follows its own goofy rules, fills the screen with astonishing images, tells a touching tale of outcast dogs and a faithful boy, and does so with ultralively deadpan wit.
These aren’t idealized children but troubled outcasts.
Being the outcast, that was the story of my life, my childhood.
Spun from Victor Hugo's novel, the timeless tale centers on social outcast Quasimodo, and his relationship with the beautiful Esmeralda.
Right now, our country is an international outcast.
Watford hardly threatened in L4 save for a couple of opportunities for current outcast Stefan Okaka, but expect the away outfit to be much more dangerous this time around.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'outcast.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Definition of outcast
- I felt no longer outcast, vagrant, and disowned by the wide world.
- —Charlotte Brontë
- He breaks through the stereotype and humanizes this outcast group of young people.
- —Publishers Weekly
- Tom was like the rest of the respectable boys, in that he envied Huckleberry his gaudy outcast condition, and was under strict orders not to play with him.
- —Mark Twain
- a pile of outcast furniture
- outcast beliefs
OUTCAST Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up outcast? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).