outcaste

noun
out·​caste | \ ˈau̇t-ˌkast How to pronounce outcaste (audio) \

Definition of outcaste

1 : one who has been ejected from a Hindu caste for violation of its customs or rules
2 : one who has no caste

First Known Use of outcaste

1876, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Outcaste.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outcaste. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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