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.
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 [...].
That has been cast out; banished, ostracized.
- Outcast , rejected.
* (pariah) outsider, vagrant, exile, beggar
* See also
* social outcast
Without a position (social rank); being an outcast.
Without a position (decided viewpoint on an issue).