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Cast — synonyms, definition

1. cast (a)

8 synonyms
artificial ersatz fake moulded phony plastic substitute synthetic

2. cast (Noun)

125 synonyms
accession accessory accretion addendum addition admixture air appearance arrangement augmentation band-aid bandage bearing bent brand brilliance cadre calculation cast of characters casting • • •
9 definitions

cast (Noun) — The actors in a play.

cast (Noun) — Container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens.

cast (Noun) — The distinctive form in which a thing is made. ex. "pottery of this cast was found throughout the region"

cast (Noun) — The visual appearance of something or someone. ex. "the delicate cast of his features"

cast (Noun) — Bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal.

cast (Noun) — Object formed by a mould.

cast (Noun) — The act of throwing dice.

cast (Noun) — The act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel.

cast (Noun) — A violent throw.

12 types of
appearance assemblage bandage container copy fishing gathering patch solid sportfishing throw visual aspect
18 types
bait casting block cylinder block death mask engine block ensemble fly casting form life mask matrix natural overcast pig pig bed sandbox supporting players surf casting surf fishing
3 parts of
company craps troupe

3. cast (Verb)

130 synonyms
abandon add adjoin affix allot annex append appoint arrange attach barf be sick bestow blueprint bring forth calculate carve cast off cat chisel • • •
11 definitions

cast (Verb) — Put or send forth. ex. "cast a spell" ex. "cast a warm light"

cast (Verb) — Deposit. ex. "cast a vote" ex. "cast a ballot"

cast (Verb) — (performing arts) select to play, sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet. ex. "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"

cast (Verb) — Throw forcefully.

cast (Verb) — Assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors. ex. "Who cast this beautiful movie?"

cast (Verb) — Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment. ex. "They cast from town to town"

cast (Verb) — Form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mould. ex. "cast a bronze sculpture"

cast (Verb) — Get rid of. ex. "he cast his image as a pushy boss"

cast (Verb) — Choose at random. ex. "cast lots"

cast (Verb) — Formulate in a particular style or language. ex. "She cast her request in very polite language"

cast (Verb) — Eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth.

32 types of
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28 types
abscise autotomise autotomize bowl catapult crash dash exfoliate exuviate gad gallivant jazz around maunder miscast molt moult precipitate press press out recast • • •
1 see also
cast anchor