the act of alienating from the group; not including someone because they are different
The kids in the choir are always othering the ones that don't sing very well; they won't let them sit at the same lunch table.
Othering people who aren't like you isn't cool; you may be losing out on a new friend with your close-minded fears of anything different from what you are used to; and besides, it's mean.
by I'm Not LIke You Guys December 04, 2020
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"This that and the other" is mainly used in a conversation when one tries to avoid giving details.
They was out doing this that and the other.
by Mr. Terrence L. Trezvant October 03, 2007
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A word that describes anything apart from the subject being discussed at the time.
"Would you like this Barbie for your birthday?"
"No, I'd like the other one."
by Cup-Sellithaine February 03, 2005
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1) to make into the "other" to seperate from the 'our'; to make a distinction (negative connotation)
we otherized pinkos mother last night
by Struthy December 20, 2004
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1)to be left out from a group
2) Another form of bullying/harassment
All the children were in a group and the othered child sat sadly alone.
by Red60 January 23, 2007
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n. The mysterious group of people on the ABC show "Lost". Their leader is a mysterious bearded man who captured Michael's son "Walt". Many theories on the internet suggest the others are people trying to use Walt's mysterious power of collective conscinesce. The others are feared to be large in numbers, weapons, and overall supieror to the victims of oceanic flight 815.
the others are coming...
by redskins0756 May 05, 2006
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