Definition of come-outer in English:


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US , chiefly • historical
  • A person who dissociates themselves from an organization: many of these come-outers went on to ignite independent sects
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    • Significantly, the come-outers and angry theologian/pastors were nowhere to be seen, and no one seems to have missed them!
    • In New York his society was composed of free elements altogether, come-outers, reformers, radicals of every description.
    • Whether black or white, churchgoing or come-outer, radical or conservative, members found temporary unity in a common cause and the bonds of womanhood.

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Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively