Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: pariah

Definition: social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah


Sentences Containing 'pariah'

After the split of Pariah in 1990, he teamed up with singer Martin Walkyier (ex-Sabbat) to form a heavy metal band with strong folk influences, called Skyclad.
Arab countries have treated Israel as a pariah since it gained independence in 1948.
Clement Crisp, the Dance Critic of "The Financial Times" wrote a 2007 article entitled: "Pariah Island where the classical virtues thrive".
However, the stable became a pariah after Takadagawa ran for the leadership of the Sumo Association in 1998 against the wishes of the Takasago "ichimon".
Steve Ramsey is a British guitarist who began his career with the British heavy metal band Satan in the early 1980s, releasing a single and an album, a second album under the band name Blind Fury, an EP and another album after changing the band name back to Satan and two more albums after renaming the band name once again - to Pariah.
The song "Deeper Water" was featured at the end of the "Smallville" episode "Pariah".

More Vocab Words

::: putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
::: ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
::: ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
::: creed - system of religious or ethical belief
::: amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
::: viper - poisonous snake
::: penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
::: sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
::: battalion - army unit made up of four or more companies
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet