|1.||(formerly) a person excluded from the law and deprived of its protection|
|2.||any fugitive from the law, esp a habitual transgressor|
|3.||a wild or untamed beast|
|4.||to put (a person) outside the law and deprive of its protection|
|5.||(in the US) to deprive (a contract) of legal force|
"[G]if he man to deaðe gefylle, beo he þonne utlah" ["Laws of Edward & Guthrum," c.924]The verb is from O.E. utlagian. Meaning "one living a lawless life" is first recorded 1880.