AskDefine | Define outcaste

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outcaste adj : not belonging to or having been expelled from a caste and thus having no place or status in society; "the foreigner was a casteless person" [syn: casteless] n : a person belonging to no caste

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  1. In Indian society, someone who does not belong to a caste; a Dalit.

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An Outcast is a person with a social stigma
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outcaste in French: Outcast
outcaste in Portuguese: Outcast
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