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pariah

Saltos de línea: pa¦riah
Pronunciación: /pəˈrʌɪə
 
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Definición de pariah en inglés:

sustantivo

1An outcast: they were treated as social pariahs
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They have since been treated as the pariahs of the political establishment.
  • Now, six decades later, smokers have become the social pariahs: excluded, if not frowned upon, by contemporary behavioral codes and even municipal law.
  • Traveling alone (especially for women) is seen as sad and desperate, a cardinal sin, reserved for those social pariahs who talk to their cats.
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Origen

early 17th century: from Tamil paṛaiyar, plural of paṛaiyan '(hereditary) drummer', from paṛai 'a drum'.

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