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English definition of “outsider”

outsider

noun [C] (UNLIKELY WINNER)    /ˌaʊtˈsaɪ.dər/ US  /-dɚ/
a person or animal with only a slight chance of winning : The race was won by a rank outsider.Competitors and participants in sports and games
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