Outcast vs Positionless - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between outcast and positionless

is that outcast is that has been cast out; banished, ostracized while positionless is without a position (social rank); being an outcast.

As a verb outcast

is to cast out; to banish.

As a noun outcast

is one that has been excluded from a society or system, a pariah.

outcast

English

Verb

  • To cast out; to banish.
  • * 1590 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , III.1:
  • All as a blazing starre doth farre outcast / His hearie beames, and flaming lockes dispredd [...].

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That has been cast out; banished, ostracized.
  • * Longfellow
  • Outcast , rejected.

    Noun

    (wikipedia outcast) (en noun)
  • One that has been excluded from a society or system, a pariah.
  • Synonyms

    * (pariah) outsider, vagrant, exile, beggar * See also

    Derived terms

    * social outcast

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    positionless

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Without a position (social rank); being an outcast.
  • Without a position (decided viewpoint on an issue).