How to use Ostracized in a sentence
Many children have been bullied or ostracized for being overweight or obese.
I will be ostracized.
Grote and others hold that six thousand had to be given against one person before he was ostracized, but it seems unlikely that the attendance at the Ecclesia ever admitted of so large a vote against one man, and the view is contradicted by Plut.
This step, which caused him to be ostracized for a time from the Boston circles in which he had been reared, brought him the cases of the fugitive slaves, Shadrach, Sims and Burns, and of the rescuers of Shadrach.
He must have been born before 485-484, in which years his father was ostracized.Advertisement
The ostracized person was compelled to leave Athens for ten years, but he was nOt regarded as a traitor or criminal.
The socially ostracized people have been trained in various crafts and their products are now marketed all over the country.
As a psychiatrist today, I now understand some of the psychological and evolutionary basis behind maintaining one's self in proper standing within a group for fear of being ostracized.
Elphaba is ostracized because she was born with green skin, but while at college of Shiz University, she shows a talent for magic that catches the eye of the headmistress of the school.
Brother returned home, to find himself permanently ostracized.Advertisement
Second, children who are actively disliked, teased, or ostracized by peers are at more risk than children who are simply ignored.
These children were the next step in evolution, but many are imprisoned, ostracized, exiled and executed in the fight for survival.
Racist golliwog toy makes a comeback Sales of golliwog toy makes a comeback Sales of Golliwogs are booming again after years of being ostracized from the toy box.
Bucking the group and going your own way often means being ostracized, criticized or ridiculed.
Unfortunately, anyone with psychic abilities typically feels isolated and even ostracized for being different.Advertisement
Ostracized by the town and guilt ridden, Greenlee fell down a mineshaft and lay near death until Ryan found her.
This ignorance can often lead to cruelty, making a child with Asperger's feel ostracized from other teenagers.
In many communities no groups exist, and the people who homeschool their children feel ostracized.
A " Scouts " Church was formed at the end of the war of1899-1902by burghers who had previously acted as " National Scouts " and were ostracized by the synods of their former Churches.
For this he was ostracized from Kentucky society; his anti-slavery journals were withheld in the mails; he could not secure a public hall or a printer.Advertisement