religious outcast


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Noun1.religious outcast - a person who holds religious beliefs in conflict with the dogma of the Roman Catholic Churchreligious outcast - a person who holds religious beliefs in conflict with the dogma of the Roman Catholic Church
castaway, outcast, pariah, Ishmael - a person who is rejected (from society or home)
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Shane West of ABC's ``Once and Again'' plays the slightly delinquent popular guy Landon Carter, who, after being forced to work on the school play with uncool, religious outcast Jamie, develops a deep love and respect for the girl.
Religious outcasts from Europe, these Dutch/ German-speaking people have, through all the political, technological and religious upheavals of three centuries, managed to hold onto their own basic beliefs, traditions and language.
No, category (c) dogs are the equivalent to the foot soldiers, gypsies, criminals, religious outcasts, that were eliminated during the 1940s, in fact a modern day 'holocaust.