- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||a despised or socially outcast person.
Although leprosy ceases to be contagious soon after treatment nowadays, many of its sufferers are still treated as pariahs in certain parts of the world.
- outcast, undesirable
- similar words:
- anathema, castoff, leper, outlaw, riffraff, scum, untouchable, waif, wretch
||outlaw, waif, wretch