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cast away Explained

cast away at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "cast away":
abandon, beach, blow, break ground, cast, cast aside, cast loose,
cast off, cat the anchor, chuck, consume, deep-six, discard,
dispose of, dissipate, ditch, drop the mooring, dump, eighty-six,
eliminate, fool away, fritter, get quit of, get rid of,
get shut of, give away, ground, jettison, jilt, loose for sea,
part with, pile up, reject, remove, run aground, shipwreck, slough,
squander, strand, take the ground, throw away, throw out,
throw over, throw overboard, toss overboard, trifle away, unmoor,
up-anchor, weigh anchor, wreck

cast away at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

cast away
v : throw or cast away; "Put away your worries" [syn: {discard},
{fling}, {toss}, {toss out}, {toss away}, {chuck out}, {cast
aside}, {dispose}, {throw out}, {cast out}, {throw away},
{put away}]

cast away at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » head=cast away|casts away|casting away|cast away|cast away
  • To discard.
    1. : She cast away her bridal dress along with other reminders of the marriage.
    2. Inter: context » nautical To abandon or maroon.
    3. : The mutineers cast away the ships officers in the longboat.''


      * discard

  • throw away
  • dispose
  • get rid of
  • eliminate

    Derived terms

    * castaway


    Inter: trans-top » discard
  • French: faire naufrage

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|изгонять|m|tr=izgnannik|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|naufragar, Inter: t- » es|desechar, Inter: t+ » es|tirar

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (away) -
    Translation: et » cast away