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Meaning of OUTSIDER

Pronunciation:  awt'sIdur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone who is not a member of a group
 

OUTSIDER is a 8 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: foreigner
 
 See Also: alien, stranger, transalpine, unknown

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Out`sid"er\, n.
1. One not belonging to the concern, institution, party,
   etc., spoken of; one disconnected in interest or feeling.
   [Recent] --A. Trollope.

2. A locksmith's pinchers for grasping the point of a key in
   the keyhole, to open a door from the outside when the key
   is inside.

3. A horse which is not a favorite in the betting. [Cant]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alien, apartheid, auslander, barbarian, case, character, color bar, crackpot, crank, deracine, displaced person, division, eccentric, emigre, ethnocentrism, exclusiveness, exile, fanatic, foreign devil, foreigner, gatecrasher, gringo, guest, hermit, hobo, insularity, insulation, interloper, intruder, invader, isolation, Jim Crow, know-nothingism, kook, lone wolf, loner, maverick, meshuggenah, narrowness, natural, newcomer, nonconformist, nut, odd fellow, oddball, oddity, original, outcast, out-group, outlander, outlaw, pariah, parochialism, persona non grata, quarantine, queer duck, queer fish, queer specimen, race hatred, racial segregation, rara avis, refugee, screwball, seclusion, segregation, separation, snobbishness, solitary, squatter, stranger, the Wandering Jew, tightness, tramontane, tramp, trespasser, type, Uitlander, ultramontane, visitor, wanderer, xenophobia, zealot
 

 

 

 

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