outsider: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (out"sī'dur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person not belonging to a particular group, set, party, etc.: Society often regards the artist as an outsider.
  2. a person unconnected or unacquainted with the matter in question: Not being a parent, I was regarded as an outsider.
  3. a racehorse, sports team, or other competitor not considered likely to win or succeed.
  4. a person or thing not within an enclosure, boundary, etc.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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