What does the word leper mean?

Usage examples for leper

  1. To be shunned like a leper by the very meanest of those it had once been an honor when she recognized them. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever
  2. And then I will jump fifteen years and do Ragsdale's leper business. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  3. How Miss Bond's voice rang out when " the leper raised not the gold from the dust." – Two Little Knights of Kentucky by Annie Fellows Johnston