outsider


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out·sid·er

 (out-sī′dər)
n.
1.
a. One who is excluded from or does not belong to a group, association, or set.
b. One who is isolated or detached from the activities or concerns of his or her own community.
2. A contestant given little chance of winning; a long shot.

out·si′der·ness n.

outsider

(ˌaʊtˈsaɪdə)
n
1. a person or thing excluded from or not a member of a set, group, etc
2. (Horse Racing) a contestant, esp a horse, thought unlikely to win in a race
3. Canadian (in the north) a person who does not live in the Arctic regions

out•sid•er

(ˌaʊtˈsaɪ dər)

n.
a person not part of a particular group.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outsider - someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group
stranger, unknown, alien - anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
transalpine - one living on or coming from the other side of the Alps from Italy
2.outsider - a contestant (human or animal) not considered to have a good chance to win
contestant - a person who participates in competitions

outsider

outsider

noun
A person coming from another country or into a new community:
Translations
شَخْص أو حِصان قَليل الحَظ في الفَوْزشَخْص خارِج المَجْموعَه، مَنْبوذ
étrangertravailleur en marge
nem bennfentesnem esélyes
ólíklegur sigurvegariutanaîkomandi
nezasvätený/cudzí človekoutsider

outsider

[ˈaʊtˈsaɪdəʳ] N
1. (= stranger) → forastero/a m/f, desconocido/a m/f (pej) → intruso/a m/f
2. (= independent) → persona f independiente, persona f ajena al asunto
I'm an outsider in these matterssoy un profano en estos asuntos
3. (in horse race) → caballo m que no figura entre los favoritos; (in election) → candidato m poco conocido (pej) → segundón m

outsider

[ˌaʊtˈsaɪdər] n
(in village, community)étranger/ère m/f
(without links to company)personne f recrutée à l'extérieur
Fiorina is the first true outsider to run the company → Fiorina est la première PDG de la société recrutée à l'extérieur.
(not involved in situation)tiers m
He looks at the system as an outsider → Il considère le système d'un point de vue extérieur.
(in race, competition)outsider m/foutside right nailier moutside toilet nWC m extérieur

outsider

nAußenseiter(in) m(f), → Outsider m

outsider

[ˌaʊtˈsaɪdəʳ] n (stranger) → estraneo/a; (in racing, contest) → outsider m/f inv

outside

(ˈautsaid) noun
the outer surface. The outside of the house was painted white.
(ˈautsaid) adjective
1. of, on, or near the outer part of anything. the outside door.
2. not part of (a group, one's work etc). We shall need outside help; She has a lot of outside interests.
3. (of a chance etc) very small.
(autˈsaid) adverb
1. out of, not in a building etc. He went outside; He stayed outside.
2. on the outside. The house looked beautiful outside.
(autˈsaid) preposition
on the outer part or side of; not inside or within. He stood outside the house; He did that outside working hours.
outˈsider noun
1. a person who is not part of a group etc.
2. (in a race etc) a runner who is not expected to win. The race was won by a complete outsider.
at the ˌoutˈside
at the most. I shall be there for an hour at the outside.
outside in
turned so that the inside and outside change places. You're wearing your jersey outside in.
References in classic literature ?
They had little private jokes of their own which, unintelligible to the outsider, amused them enormously.
They then play up to the idea by leaving this bicycle in the park as proof of the existence of some outsider.
I had been told that he regarded me as a rank outsider.
How can you talk about being like a book, when it makes even me, an outsider, feel sick?
Yet Trent knew that he was a type of that class which would look upon him as an outsider, and a black sheep, until he had bought his standing.
I 'm an outsider, and they only accept me on Fan's account; so I sit in a corner and sew, while they chatter and laugh.
Roach was startled one day when he received orders from Master Colin's room to the effect that he must report himself in the apartment no outsider had ever seen, as the invalid himself desired to speak to him.
Then it was that the others, the outsiders, were there.
Presently the sound of singing made the outsiders quicken their steps, and, stealing up, they peeped in at one of the broken windows.
Though presenting a firm front to outsiders, no Wilcox could live near, or near the possessions of, any other Wilcox.
Thus Tippins, and surveys Fledgeby and outsiders through golden glass, murmuring as she turns about and about, in her innocent giddy way, Anybody else I know?
We are too partial, but the praise and blame of outsiders will prove useful, even if she gets but little money.