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pariah

noun [C]  /pəˈrɑɪ·ə/ us  
a person who is avoided or not accepted by a social group, esp. because he or she is not liked, respected, or trusted; an outcast: Because of its poor human rights record, the country was treated as a pariah by other nations.
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