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CAST





Definition:

  1. [noun] the actors in a play
    Synonyms: of characters, dramatis personae

  2. [noun] container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens
    Synonyms: mold, mould

  3. [noun] the distinctive form in which a thing is made; "pottery of this cast was found throughout the region"
    Synonyms: mold, stamp

  4. [noun] the visual appearance of something or someone; "the delicate cast of his features"
    Synonyms: form, shape

  5. [noun] bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal
    Synonyms: plaster plaster bandage

  6. [noun] object formed by a mold
    Synonyms: ing

  7. [noun] the act of throwing dice
    Synonyms: roll

  8. [noun] the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel
    Synonyms: ing

  9. [noun] a violent throw
    Synonyms: hurl

  10. [verb] put or send forth; "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
    Synonyms: project, contrive, throw

  11. [verb] deposit; "cast a vote"; "cast a ballot"

  12. [verb] select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet; "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"

  13. [verb] throw forcefully
    Synonyms: hurl, hurtle

  14. [verb] assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors; "Who cast this beautiful movie?"

  15. [verb] move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
    Synonyms: roll, wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond

  16. [verb] form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold; "cast a bronze sculpture"
    Synonyms: mold, mould

  17. [verb] get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
    Synonyms: shed, off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, drop

  18. [verb] choose at random; "draw a card"; "cast lots"
    Synonyms: draw

  19. [verb] formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
    Synonyms: frame, redact, put, couch

  20. [verb] eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
    Synonyms: vomit, vomit up, purge, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up

  21. [adjective] (of molten metal or glass) formed by pouring or pressing into a mold

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