Wednesday, August 3, 2011

pariah

pariah [ puh’-RAHY-uh’ ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a member belonging to a low caste; an untouchable
2. a social outcast
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 His philandering ways turned him into a pariah.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The pariahs of one age—programme-trading, short-selling, junk bonds—are usually reborn in respectable garb in the next.