Translation of outsider in Spanish:

outsider

persona de fuera, n.

Pronunciation /aʊtˈsʌɪdə//ˌaʊtˈsaɪdər/

noun

  • 1

    (person not belonging)
    persona de fuera feminine
    afuerano masculine
    afuerana feminine
    afuerino masculine Chile
    afuerina feminine Chile
    fuereño masculine Mexico
    fuereña feminine Mexico
    an outsider's view of the situation la opinión de alguien ajeno a la situación
    • they made her feel like a complete outsider la hicieron sentirse como una verdadera intrusa
    • We are faced by an organisation of outsiders completely free from any emotion about how this may affect our community.
    • In their presence, visitors become intellectuals and outsiders looking in.
    • Imprinted people live in their own world of symbols, and their behavior to an outsider would appear strange.
    • Before the invention of doctrine, you can distinguish outsiders because they belong to a tribe.
    • Their view will be that of the outsider, the visitor, the tourist.
    • ‘I felt like an outsider in my own organisation,’ he says, but has since rectified matters.
    • Almost all of my films of the year came from abroad, or were made in America by foreigners or outsiders.
    • When his appointment was originally announced, outsiders were surprised.
    • For all his renown as an economist, he was something of an outsider in the economics profession.
    • Certainly, each generation has its conformers, its rebels, and its outsiders.
    • There were the popular kids and then there was me, the outsider who didn't belong to any of the categories that made up our school.
    • Louisiana politics seems strange to outsiders, I know, but this bill will not be voted on.
    • They were always treated as outsiders, strangers within the small communities that made up medieval towns.
    • There is a Japanese proverb that those who live in the temple see outsiders as a little strange.
    • You may even feel like an outsider - a foreigner in your own country.
    • Thus English people are apt to conceptualize themselves as individuals, while outsiders are seen as members of groups.
  • 2

    (in competition)
    he was beaten by an outsider (un competidor que se consideraba tenía pocas probabilidades de ganar) fue derrotado por un desconocido
    • a rank outsider un segundón
    • she's an outsider in this election no está entre los favoritos en estas elecciones