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outcast

noun [C] uk   /ˈaʊt.kɑːst/ us    /-kæst/
a person who has no place in their society or in a particular group, because the society or group refuses to accept them: She has spent her life trying to help gypsies, beggars and other social outcasts. She was a political outcast after the Party expelled her in 1982.
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