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cast Explained

cast at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[kæst]

cast at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3 v past tense and past participle cast // ----------//
1 cast light on/onto something:
2 cast doubt(s) on something:
3 light and shade:
4 cast a shadow/cloud over something:
5 look:
6 cast an eye on/over something:
7 cast a vote/ballot:
8 cast a spell on/over somebody:
9 cast your mind back:
10 cast aspersions on something/somebody:
11 metal:
12 acting:
13 describe:
14 throw:
15 fishing:
16 send away:
17 cast your net (far and) wide:
18 skin:
19 cast a shoe:
20 cast a horoscope: Phrasal verbs// cast about/around for something// cast somebody/something → aside// cast away// cast off// cast on// cast somebody/something → out// cast something → up// ----------// [Date: 1100-1200; Language: Old Norse; Origin: kasta]//
1 cast light on/onto sth: to provide new information about something, making it easier to understand// --research findings that cast new light on the origin of our universe// --The numerous biographies of Baldwin cast little light on the subject.//
2 cast doubt(s) on sth: to make people feel less certain about something// --Her documentary casts serious doubt on Gilligan's conviction.//
3 LIGHT AND SHADE: [T] literary to make light or a shadow appear somewhere// cast sth over/on/across sth// --The flames cast dancing shadows on the walls.// --the shade cast by low-hanging branches//
4 cast a shadow/cloud over sth: literary to make people feel less happy or hopeful about something// --The allegations cast a cloud over the Mayor's visit.// --Her father's illness cast a shadow over the wedding celebrations.//
5 LOOK: [T] literary to look quickly in a particular direction// cast a look/glance at sb/sth // --She cast an anguished look at Guy.// cast sb a glance/look // --The young tramp cast him a wary glance.// --She blushed, casting her eyes down .//
6 cast an eye on/over sth: to examine or read something quickly in order to judge whether it is correct, good etc// --Mellor cast an eye over the draft for inaccuracies.// cast a critical/expert etc eye // --Tonight,Tim Goodman casts a cynical eye on TV ads.//
7 cast a vote/ballot: to vote in an election// --Barely one in three will bother to cast a ballot on February 26th.// --To qualify, candidates must get at least 10% of the votes cast.// casting vote//
8 cast a spell on/over sb: a) to attract someone very strongly and to keep their attention completely// --Hong Kong casts a spell over the visitor almost as soon as the aircraft touches down.// b) to use magic words or acts to change someone or something// --She's a witch, and she'll cast a spell on you if she catches you.//
9 cast your mind back: literary to try to remember something that happened in the past// cast your mind back to// --Cast your mind back to your first day at school.// cast your mind back over// --He frowned, casting his mind back over the conversation.//
10 cast aspersions on sth/sb: formal to suggest that someone is not as truthful, honest etc as they seem// --remarks that cast aspersions on the integrity of the jury//
11 METAL: [T] to make an object by pouring liquid metal, plastic etc into a mould (=hollow container) // cast sth in/from sth// --a statue of a horse cast in bronze//
12 ACTING: [T] to choose which people will act particular parts in a play, film etc// cast sb alongside/opposite sb// (=choose people for the two main roles) // --Pfeiffer was expected to be cast alongside Douglas in Basic Instinct.// cast sb as sth// --Coppola cast him as Sodapop in The Outsiders.// cast sb in a role/a part/the lead // --The producer finally cast Finsh in the male lead.//
13 DESCRIBE: [T] to regard or describe someone as a particular type of person// cast sb as sth// --Clinton had cast himself as the candidate of new economic opportunity.// --Clarke's trying to cast me in the role of villain here.//
14 THROW: [T always + adverb/preposition] literary to throw something somewhere// toss// --Sparks leapt as he cast more wood on the fire.//
15 FISHING: [I and T] to throw a fishing line or net into the water// --There's a trick to casting properly.//
16 SEND AWAY: [T always + adverb/preposition] literary to force someone to go somewhere unpleasant// cast sb into prison/Hell etc // --Memet should, in her opinion, be cast into prison.//
17 cast your net (far and) wide: to consider or try as many things as possible in order to find what you want// --We cast our net wide to get the right person for the job.//
18 SKIN: when a snake casts its skin, the top layer of skin falls off slowly// shed//
19 cast a shoe: if a horse casts a shoe, the shoe falls off by accident//
20 cast a horoscope: to prepare and write a horoscope for someone// the die is cast at die2 (3), throw in/cast your lot with sb/sth at lot2 (8), cast pearls before swine at pearl(4)// cast about/around for [cast about/around for sth] phr v// to try hard to think of the right thing to do or say// --She cast about frantically for an excuse.// --Telecoms companies are casting around for ways of recouping huge losses.// cast aside [cast sb/sth → aside] phr v// to remove or get rid of someone or something because you no longer want or need them// --When Henry became King, he cast aside all his former friends.// cast aside inhibitions/doubts etc // --Cast aside your fears.// cast away phr v// to be left alone on a lonely shore or island because your ship has sunk// --If you were cast away on a desert island, what would you miss most?// cast off phr v//
1 to untie the rope that fastens your boat to the shore so that you can sail away:
2 cast sb/sth → off: literary to remove or get rid of something or someone that you no longer want or need// --His family had cast him off without a penny.//
3 to finish a piece of knitting by removing the stitches from the needle to make an edge that will not come undone: cast sth → off// --Cast off four stitches.// cast on phr v// to start a piece of knitting by making the first stitches on the needle// cast sth → on// --Cast on 132 stitches.// cast out [cast sb/sth → out] phr v// literary to force someone or something to leave a place// --God has cast out the demons from your soul.// cast up [cast sth → up] phr v// if the sea casts something up, it carries it onto the shore// --A body had been cast up on the rocks.//
cast 2 n [C] ----------//
1 actors:
2 on arm/leg:
3 for making a shape:
4 somebody's cast of mind:
5 fishing:
6 colour:
7 eye:
8 earth: ----------//
1 ACTORS: all the people who perform in a play, film etc// cast of// --Films like 'Ben Hur' have a cast of thousands.// --the entire cast of 'Les Miserables'// --an all-star cast // --a strong supporting cast (=everyone except the main actors) // --a member of the cast //
2 ON ARM/LEG: also plaster cast // a hard protective case that is put over your arm, leg etc because the bone is broken// --Murray has his leg in a cast .//
3 FOR MAKING A SHAPE: a mould (=hollow container) into which you pour liquid metal, plastic etc in order to make an object of a particular shape, or the object made in this way// cast of// -- Make a cast of the statue.//
4 sb's cast of mind: formal the way that a person thinks and the type of opinions or mental abilities they have// --Mary was of a far less intellectual cast of mind.//
5 FISHING: the act of throwing a fishing line into the water//
6 COLOUR: literary a small amount of a particular colour// --Sage leaves have a silvery cast.//
7 EYE: old-fashioned a problem with your eye which causes it to look sideways//
8 EARTH: a small pile of earth that a worm produces on the surface of the ground//

CAST at English => English (Abklex) Of Explained:

ение, закрепление
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CAST at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

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CAST at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

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

881 Moby Thesaurus words for "cast":
Ace bandage, Band-Aid, Platonic form, Platonic idea, a thing for,
abandon, abdicate, about ship, account, achromatism,
acting company, actor, add, address, adhesive tape, aesthetic form,
affinity, age group, aggregate, aim, air, algebraize, amount,
animus, antagonist, antihero, application, appoint, aptitude,
aptness, archetype, aroma, arrange, arrangement, art form,
assemble, assembled, assign, attribute, back and fill, badge, band,
bandage, bandaging, barf, battalion, be confined, bear,
bear a child, bear away, bear off, bear to starboard, bear young,
bearing, beat, beat about, bent, bevy, bias, binder, bit, bit part,
blaze, blink, block out, blood, blueprint, body, body-build,
boot out, born, bounce, bowl, box off, box score, brace, brand,
break, breed, brigade, bring about, bring round, bring up,
broadcast, bronze, brow, build, built, bullion, bunch, bung, burn,
burn in, burn off, button, cabal, cachet, calculate, calve, calved,
cant, cant round, carriage, carve, cashier, cast about, cast aside,
cast at, cast away, cast of characters, cast of countenance,
cast off, cast out, casting, cataplasm, catapult, cauterize,
change course, change of pace, change the heading, change-up, char,
character, characteristic, characteristics, characters, chart,
chase, chisel, choose, chorus, chromatism, chromism, chuck,
chuck at, chuck out, chunk, cipher, circus troupe, clan, clap,
class, clique, coal, cohort, color, color balance, color harmony,
color scheme, coloration, coloring, come about, company,
complement, complexion, compose, composition, compound, compress,
compute, conatus, concert, concoct, conduciveness, configuration,
conformation, constituents, constitution, construct, constructed,
contingent, contrive, convergent strabismus, corps,
corps de ballet, coterie, cotton, count, countenance,
court plaster, covey, crack, crafted, crap, craps, crasis, cravat,
create, created, crew, cross-eye, cross-eyedness, crowd, cue,
cupel, curve, custom, custom-built, custom-made, cut, cut out,
dart, dash, decorator color, deep-six, defenestrate, delegate,
delight, demeanor, denomination, description, design, designate,
designation, desquamation, detachment, detail, detrude, devise,
dharma, diathesis, die, difference, differentia, differential,
discard, discharge, disgorge, dismiss, disperse, dispose of,
disposition, distinctive feature, distribute, ditch, divide,
division, doff, dope out, double a point, downcurve,
dramatis personae, dressing, drive out, drop, dropped, dump,
eagerness, earmark, eccentricity, efform, eight, eighty-six, eject,
elaborate, elastic bandage, eleven, eliminate, engrave, ensemble,
epithem, erect, esotropia, estimate, ethos, evict, evolve, exclude,
exile, exotropia, expel, expression, extract roots, extracted,
extrude, exuviae, exuviate, fabricate, fabricated, face,
facial appearance, faction, farrow, fashion, fashioned, fastball,
fat part, favor, fawn, feather, feature, features, feeder,
feeling for, fetch about, fiber, figuration, figure, figure in,
figure out, fire, fire at, first string, first team, five, fix,
flame, flash, flavor, fleet, fling, fling at, flip, foal, foaled,
foot, forecast, foretelling, forge, forged, fork, form, formalize,
format, formation, formed, formulate, formulation, forward pass,
found, four-tailed bandage, frame, fudge together, gang, garb,
gate, gathered, gauze, genius, genre, genus, get quit of,
get rid of, get shut of, get up, give away, give birth,
give the hook, given birth, giving birth, glance, gleam, glimpse,
go about, grain, grave, group, grouping, groupment, grown, guise,
gust, gybe, habit, half an eye, hallmark, handcrafted, handmade,
harvested, hatched, have, have a baby, have young, heave, heave at,
heave out, heave round, heavy, hero, heroine, heterotropia, hew,
hint, homemade, homespun, hue, humor, humors, hurl, hurl against,
hurl at, hurtle, idea, idiocrasy, idiosyncrasy, ilk, impress,
impression, in-group, inclination, incline, incurve, index, indite,
individualism, ingenue, ingot, inner form, insculpture, intaglio,
intend, intimation, irregularity, jerk, jettison, jibe,
jibe all standing, jilt, junk, junta, key, keynote,
kick downstairs, kick out, kidney, kin, kind, kitten, knead,
knock out, knuckleball, label, labor, lamb, lance, last, lateral,
lateral pass, launch, lay, lay out, lay plans, layout, lead,
lead role, leading lady, leading man, leading woman, leaning,
leave, let fly, let fly at, level, liability, lick,
lick into shape, lie in, liking, line, lineaments, lines, lint,
lister, litter, lob, look, look for, looks, lot, machine-made,
machined, made, made to order, make, make a projection,
make arrangements, make up, makeup, man-made, manner, mannerism,
manufacture, manufactured, marble, mark, marking, maroon, matrix,
mature, measure, mental set, methodize, mettle, mien, milled, mind,
mind-set, mined, mint, miss stays, mob, mobile, modality, mode,
model, mold, molded, molding, molt, mould, movement, multiply,
name, natural, natural color, nature, nee, negative, newborn, nick,
nine, nominate, number, obtrude, odor, on, organize, oust,
out-group, outcurve, outfit, oxidate, oxidize, pack, pallor, parch,
part, part with, particularity, party, pass, patch together,
pattern, peculiarity, peek, peep, peer group, peg, pelt, penchant,
person, personage, persuasion, phalanx, phylum, physiognomy,
physique, pick, piece, piece together, pig, pitch, pitchfork, plan,
plan ahead, plank, plaster, plaster cast, platoon, pledget, plop,
plump, plunk, ply, point, port, posse, posture, poultice,
prearrange, predilection, predisposition, prefab, prefabricate,
prefabricated, preference, prejudice, prepare, presence, prevision,
probability, processed, proclivity, produce, product, prognosis,
prognostication, program, project, proneness, propensity, property,
prophecy, protagonist, prototype, puke, punch, pup, put, put about,
put back, put out, put the shot, put together, put up, pyrolyze,
quality, quantity, quick sight, quirk, race, raise, raised,
rapid glance, rationalize, readiness, ready-for-wear, ready-formed,
ready-made, ready-prepared, ready-to-wear, rear, reckon, reckoning,
refined, regiment, regulus, reject, relinquish, remove,
repertory company, reserves, role, roll, roller, roller bandage,
rough out, roughcast, roughhew, round a point, rowing crew,
rubber bandage, run up, salon, savor, scatter, schedule,
schematize, scintilla, scorch, score, scrap, screwball, sculp,
sculpt, sculpture, seal, sear, search for, second string,
second team, seek, select, send, sensitivity to, serve, service,
set, set up, shade, shadow, shape, shaped, shed, sheer,
sheet metal, shift, shipwreck, shoe last, shot, shot-put, shy,
shy at, side, significant form, singe, singularity, sinker, sip,
skin color, slant, slap, slew, slider, sling, sling at, slough,
smack, smattering, smell, smelted, snap, soft spot, solder,
somatotype, sort, soubrette, soupcon, sow, spark, specialty,
species, spew, spirit, spitball, spitter, splint, sponge,
sprinkling, squad, squinch, squint, squiz, stabile, stable, stamp,
stance, statue, stillborn, stock company, strabismus,
straight part, strain, streak, string, stripe, structure, stupe,
style, subtract, suchness, suggestion, sum, summate, summation,
sup, supporting cast, supporting character, supporting role,
surrender, susceptibility, suspicion, swerve, swing round,
swing the stern, swinge, system, systematize, tack, tailor, taint,
take account of, tale, tally, tampon, tang, tape, taste, team,
temper, temperament, template, tendency, tenor, tent, terra cotta,
the bottom line, the like of, the likes of, the story,
the whole story, thermoform, third string, thought, throw,
throw about, throw at, throw away, throw off, throw out,
throw over, throw overboard, throw up, thrust, thrust out, tilt,
tinct, tincture, tinge, tint, title role, token, tone, torrefy,
toss, toss at, toss out, toss overboard, tot, total, tote, touch,
tourniquet, trace, train, trait, traits, travail,
triangular bandage, tribe, trick, troop, tropism, troupe, turn,
turn back, turn of mind, turn out, twist, type, undercolor,
upchuck, upcurve, upward strabismus, variety, varsity, veer, vein,
vesicate, villain, visage, vulcanize, walk-on, walking part,
walleye, warp, way, weakness, wear, wear ship, weird, weld,
well-built, well-constructed, well-made, whelp, whelped, whole,
whomp up, willingness, wind, wing, wink, work, work out, work up,
write, x number, yaw, yean, yield

čast at Croatian => English Of Explained:


honor, honour, kudos, regale, reputation, treat

cast at Polish => English Of Explained:

skirt

cast at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

verb, noun
verb (cast, cast)
a look / glance / smile
1 to look, smile, etc. in a particular direction:
[VN] She cast a welcoming smile in his direction. * He groaned, casting his eyes to the ceiling. [also VNN]
light / a shadow
2 [VN] to make light, a shadow, etc. appear in a particular place:
The setting sun cast an orange glow over the mountains. * (figurative) The sad news cast a shadow over the proceedings (= made people feel unhappy).
doubt
3 [VN] ~ doubt / aspersions (on / upon sth) to say, do or suggest sth that makes people doubt sth or think that sb is less honest, good, etc:
This latest evidence casts serious doubt on his version of events.
fishing line
4 [V, VN] to throw one end of a FISHING LINE into a river, etc.
throw
5 [VN] (literary) to throw sb/sth somewhere, especially using force:
The priceless treasures had been cast into the Nile. * They cast anchor at nightfall.
skin
6 [VN] when a snake casts its skin, the skin comes off as part of a natural process
SYN SHED
shoe
7 [VN] if a horse casts a shoe, the shoe comes off by accident
actors
8 ~ sb (as sb) to choose actors to play the different parts in a film/movie, play, etc.; to choose an actor to play a particular role:
[VN] The play is being cast in both the US and Britain. * He has cast her as an ambitious lawyer in his latest movie. [also V]
describe
9 [VN] ~ sb (as sth) | ~ sb (in sth) to describe or present sb in a particular way:
He cast himself as the innocent victim of a hate campaign. * The press were quick to cast her in the role of 'the other woman'.
vote
10 [VN] ~ a / your vote / ballot (for sb/sth) to vote for sb/sth
shape metal
11 [VN] ~ sth (in sth) to shape hot liquid metal, etc. by pouring it into a hollow container (called a MOULD):
a statue cast in bronze * (figurative) an artist cast in the mould of (= very similar to) Miro
IDIOMS
cast your mind back (to sth) to make yourself think about sth that happened in the past:
I want you to cast your minds back to the first time you met.
cast your net wide to consider a lot of different people, activities, possibilities, etc. when you are looking for sth:
It's worth casting your net wide when applying for your first job.
cast a spell (on sb/sth) to use words that are thought to be magic and have the power to change or influence sb/sth
more at ADRIFT, CAUTION n., DIE n., EYE n., LIGHT n., LOT n.
PHRASAL VERBS
cast about / around for sth (written) to try hard to think of or find sth, especially when this is difficult:
She cast around desperately for a safe topic of conversation. * The authorities are clearly casting about for someone to blame.
cast sb/sth<->aside (formal) to get rid of sb/sth because you no longer want or need them
SYN DISCARD:
Casting modesty aside, she outlined the reason for her success. * He cast the newspaper aside impatiently.
be cast away to be left somewhere after a SHIPWRECK
related noun CASTAWAY
be cast down (by sth) (literary) to be sad or unhappy about sth
see also DOWNCAST
cast off | cast sth<->off
1 to undo the ropes that are holding a boat in a fixed position, in order to sail away
2 (in knitting) to remove stitches from the needles in a way that forms an edge that will not come undone
cast sth<->off (written) to get rid of sth because you no longer want or need it:
The town is still trying to cast off its dull image.
cast on | cast sth<->on (in knitting) to put the first row of stitches on a needle
cast sb/sth<->out (literary) to get rid of sb/sth, especially by using force:
He claimed to have the power to cast out demons.
related noun OUTCAST
noun
actors
1 [C+sing./pl. v.] all the people who act in a play or film/movie:
The whole cast performs / perform brilliantly. * members of the cast * an all-star cast (= including many well-known actors) * the supporting cast (= not the main actors, but the others) * a cast list
in shaping metal
2 [C] an object that is made by pouring hot liquid metal, etc. into a MOULD (= a specially shaped container)
3 [C] a shaped container used to make an object
SYN MOULD
appearance
4 [sing.] (BrE, formal) the way that a person or a thing is or appears:
He has an unusual cast of mind. * I disliked the arrogant cast to her mouth.
throw
5 [C] an act of throwing sth, especially a fishing line
on arm / leg
6 [C] = PLASTER CAST:
Her leg's in a cast.
see also OPENCAST

Cast at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Cast \Cast\ (k[.a]st), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cast}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Casting}.] [Cf. Dan. kaste, Icel. & Sw. kasta; perh. akin
to L. {gerere} to bear, carry. E. jest.]
1. To send or drive by force; to throw; to fling; to hurl; to
impel.

Uzziah prepared . . . slings to cast stones. --2
Chron. xxvi.
14.

Cast thy garment about thee, and follow me. --Acts.
xii. 8.

We must be cast upon a certain island. --Acts.
xxvii. 26.

2. To direct or turn, as the eyes.

How earnestly he cast his eyes upon me! --Shak.

3. To drop; to deposit; as, to cast a ballot.

4. To throw down, as in wrestling. --Shak.

5. To throw up, as a mound, or rampart.

Thine enemies shall cast a trench [bank] about thee.
--Luke xix.
48.

6. To throw off; to eject; to shed; to lose.

His filth within being cast. --Shak.

Neither shall your vine cast her fruit. --Mal. iii.
11

The creatures that cast the skin are the snake, the
viper, etc. --Bacon.

7. To bring forth prematurely; to slink.

Thy she-goats have not cast their young. --Gen. xxi.
38.

8. To throw out or emit; to exhale. [Obs.]

This . . . casts a sulphureous smell. --Woodward.

9. To cause to fall; to shed; to reflect; to throw; as, to
cast a ray upon a screen; to cast light upon a subject.

10. To impose; to bestow; to rest.

The government I cast upon my brother. --Shak.

Cast thy burden upon the Lord. --Ps. iv. 22.

11. To dismiss; to discard; to cashier. [Obs.]

The state can not with safety cast him.

12. To compute; to reckon; to calculate; as, to cast a
horoscope. ``Let it be cast and paid.'' --Shak.

You cast the event of war, my noble lord. --Shak.

13. To contrive; to plan. [Archaic]

The cloister . . . had, I doubt not, been cast for
[an orange-house]. --Sir W.
Temple.

14. To defeat in a lawsuit; to decide against; to convict;
as, to be cast in damages.

She was cast to be hanged. --Jeffrey.

Were the case referred to any competent judge, they
would inevitably be cast. --Dr. H. More.

15. To turn (the balance or scale); to overbalance; hence, to
make preponderate; to decide; as, a casting voice.

How much interest casts the balance in cases
dubious! --South.

16. To form into a particular shape, by pouring liquid metal
or other material into a mold; to fashion; to found; as,
to cast bells, stoves, bullets.

17. (Print.) To stereotype or electrotype.

18. To fix, distribute, or allot, as the parts of a play
among actors; also to assign (an actor) for a part.

Our parts in the other world will be new cast.
--Addison.

{To cast anchor} (Naut.) See under {Anchor}.

{To cast a horoscope}, to calculate it.

{To cast a} {horse, sheep}, or other animal, to throw with
the feet upwards, in such a manner as to prevent its
rising again.

{To cast a shoe}, to throw off or lose a shoe, said of a
horse or ox.

{To cast aside}, to throw or push aside; to neglect; to
reject as useless or inconvenient.

{To cast away}.
(a) To throw away; to lavish; to waste. ``Cast away a
life'' --Addison.
(b) To reject; to let perish. ``Cast away his people.''
--Rom. xi. 1. ``Cast one away.'' --Shak.
(c) To wreck. ``Cast away and sunk.'' --Shak.

{To cast by}, to reject; to dismiss or discard; to throw
away.

{To cast down}, to throw down; to destroy; to deject or
depress, as the mind. ``Why art thou cast down. O my
soul?'' --Ps. xiii. 5.

{To cast forth}, to throw out, or eject, as from an inclosed
place; to emit; to send out.

{To cast in one's lot with}, to share the fortunes of.

{To cast in one's teeth}, to upbraid or abuse one for; to
twin.

{To cast lots}. See under {Lot}.

{To cast off}.
(a) To discard or reject; to drive away; to put off; to
free one's self from.
(b) (Hunting) To leave behind, as dogs; also, to set
loose, or free, as dogs. --Crabb.
(c) (Naut.) To untie, throw off, or let go, as a rope.

{To cast off copy}, (Print.), to estimate how much printed
matter a given amount of copy will make, or how large the
page must be in order that the copy may make a given
number of pages.

{To cast one's self} {on or upon} to yield or submit one's
self unreservedly to, as to the mercy of another.

{To cast out}, to throw out; to eject, as from a house; to
cast forth; to expel; to utter.

{To cast the lead} (Naut.), to sound by dropping the lead to
the bottom.

{To cast the water} (Med.), to examine the urine for signs of
disease. [Obs.].

{To cast up}.
(a) To throw up; to raise.
(b) To compute; to reckon, as the cost.
(c) To vomit.
(d) To twit with; to throw in one's teeth.

Cast \Cast\ (k[.a]st), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cast}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Casting}.] [Cf. Dan. kaste, Icel. & Sw. kasta; perh. akin
to L. {gerere} to bear, carry. E. jest.]
1. To send or drive by force; to throw; to fling; to hurl; to
impel.

Uzziah prepared . . . slings to cast stones. --2
Chron. xxvi.
14.

Cast thy garment about thee, and follow me. --Acts.
xii. 8.

We must be cast upon a certain island. --Acts.
xxvii. 26.

2. To direct or turn, as the eyes.

How earnestly he cast his eyes upon me! --Shak.

3. To drop; to deposit; as, to cast a ballot.

4. To throw down, as in wrestling. --Shak.

5. To throw up, as a mound, or rampart.

Thine enemies shall cast a trench [bank] about thee.
--Luke xix.
48.

6. To throw off; to eject; to shed; to lose.

His filth within being cast. --Shak.

Neither shall your vine cast her fruit. --Mal. iii.
11

The creatures that cast the skin are the snake, the
viper, etc. --Bacon.

7. To bring forth prematurely; to slink.

Thy she-goats have not cast their young. --Gen. xxi.
38.

8. To throw out or emit; to exhale. [Obs.]

This . . . casts a sulphureous smell. --Woodward.

9. To cause to fall; to shed; to reflect; to throw; as, to
cast a ray upon a screen; to cast light upon a subject.

10. To impose; to bestow; to rest.

The government I cast upon my brother. --Shak.

Cast thy burden upon the Lord. --Ps. iv. 22.

11. To dismiss; to discard; to cashier. [Obs.]

The state can not with safety cast him.

12. To compute; to reckon; to calculate; as, to cast a
horoscope. ``Let it be cast and paid.'' --Shak.

You cast the event of war, my noble lord. --Shak.

13. To contrive; to plan. [Archaic]

The cloister . . . had, I doubt not, been cast for
[an orange-house]. --Sir W.
Temple.

14. To defeat in a lawsuit; to decide against; to convict;
as, to be cast in damages.

She was cast to be hanged. --Jeffrey.

Were the case referred to any competent judge, they
would inevitably be cast. --Dr. H. More.

15. To turn (the balance or scale); to overbalance; hence, to
make preponderate; to decide; as, a casting voice.

How much interest casts the balance in cases
dubious! --South.

16. To form into a particular shape, by pouring liquid metal
or other material into a mold; to fashion; to found; as,
to cast bells, stoves, bullets.

17. (Print.) To stereotype or electrotype.

18. To fix, distribute, or allot, as the parts of a play
among actors; also to assign (an actor) for a part.

Our parts in the other world will be new cast.
--Addison.

{To cast anchor} (Naut.) See under {Anchor}.

{To cast a horoscope}, to calculate it.

{To cast a} {horse, sheep}, or other animal, to throw with
the feet upwards, in such a manner as to prevent its
rising again.

{To cast a shoe}, to throw off or lose a shoe, said of a
horse or ox.

{To cast aside}, to throw or push aside; to neglect; to
reject as useless or inconvenient.

{To cast away}.
(a) To throw away; to lavish; to waste. ``Cast away a
life'' --Addison.
(b) To reject; to let perish. ``Cast away his people.''
--Rom. xi. 1. ``Cast one away.'' --Shak.
(c) To wreck. ``Cast away and sunk.'' --Shak.

{To cast by}, to reject; to dismiss or discard; to throw
away.

{To cast down}, to throw down; to destroy; to deject or
depress, as the mind. ``Why art thou cast down. O my
soul?'' --Ps. xiii. 5.

{To cast forth}, to throw out, or eject, as from an inclosed
place; to emit; to send out.

{To cast in one's lot with}, to share the fortunes of.

{To cast in one's teeth}, to upbraid or abuse one for; to
twin.

{To cast lots}. See under {Lot}.

{To cast off}.
(a) To discard or reject; to drive away; to put off; to
free one's self from.
(b) (Hunting) To leave behind, as dogs; also, to set
loose, or free, as dogs. --Crabb.
(c) (Naut.) To untie, throw off, or let go, as a rope.

{To cast off copy}, (Print.), to estimate how much printed
matter a given amount of copy will make, or how large the
page must be in order that the copy may make a given
number of pages.

{To cast one's self} {on or upon} to yield or submit one's
self unreservedly to, as to the mercy of another.

{To cast out}, to throw out; to eject, as from a house; to
cast forth; to expel; to utter.

{To cast the lead} (Naut.), to sound by dropping the lead to
the bottom.

{To cast the water} (Med.), to examine the urine for signs of
disease. [Obs.].

{To cast up}.
(a) To throw up; to raise.
(b) To compute; to reckon, as the cost.
(c) To vomit.
(d) To twit with; to throw in one's teeth.

Cast \Cast\,
3d pres. of {Cast}, for Casteth. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

Cast \Cast\, n. [Cf. Icel., Dan., & Sw. kast.]
1. The act of casting or throwing; a throw.

2. The thing thrown.

A cast of dreadful dust. --Dryden.

3. The distance to which a thing is or can be thrown. ``About
a stone's cast.'' --Luke xxii. 41.

4. A throw of dice; hence, a chance or venture.

An even cast whether the army should march this way
or that way. --Sowth.

I have set my life upon a cast, And I will stand the
hazard of the die. --Shak.

5. That which is throw out or off, shed, or ejected; as, the
skin of an insect, the refuse from a hawk's stomach, the
excrement of a earthworm.

6. The act of casting in a mold.

And why such daily cast of brazen cannon. --Shak.

7. An impression or mold, taken from a thing or person;
amold; a pattern.

8. That which is formed in a mild; esp. a reproduction or
copy, as of a work of art, in bronze or plaster, etc.; a
casting.

9. Form; appearence; mien; air; style; as, a peculiar cast of
countenance. ``A neat cast of verse.'' --Pope.

An heroic poem, but in another cast and figure.
--Prior.

And thus the native hue of resolution Is sicklied
o'er with the pale cast of thought. --Shak.

10. A tendency to any color; a tinge; a shade.

Gray with a cast of green. --Woodward.

11. A chance, opportunity, privilege, or advantage;
specifically, an opportunity of riding; a lift. [Scotch]

We bargained with the driver to give us a cast to
the next stage. --Smollett.

If we had the cast o' a cart to bring it. --Sir W.
Scott.

12. The assignment of parts in a play to the actors.

13. (Falconary) A flight or a couple or set of hawks let go
at one time from the hand. --Grabb.

As when a cast of falcons make their flight.
--Spenser.

14. A stoke, touch, or trick. [Obs.]

This was a cast of Wood's politics; for his
information was wholly false. --Swift.

15. A motion or turn, as of the eye; direction; look; glance;
squint.

The cast of the eye is a gesture of aversion.
--Bacon.

And let you see with one cast of an eye. --Addison.

This freakish, elvish cast came into the child's
eye. --Hawthorne.

16. A tube or funnel for conveying metal into a mold.

17. Four; that is, as many as are thrown into a vessel at
once in counting herrings, etc; a warp.

18. Contrivance; plot, design. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

{A cast of the eye}, a slight squint or strabismus.

{Renal cast} (Med.), microscopic bodies found in the urine of
persons affected with disease of the kidneys; -- so called
because they are formed of matter deposited in, and
preserving the outline of, the renal tubes.

{The last cast}, the last throw of the dice or last effort,
on which every thing is ventured; the last chance.

Cast \Cast\, v. i.
1. To throw, as a line in angling, esp, with a fly hook.

2. (Naut.) To turn the head of a vessel around from the wind
in getting under weigh.

Weigh anchor, cast to starboard. --Totten.

3. To consider; to turn or revolve in the mind; to plan; as,
to cast about for reasons.

She . . . cast in her mind what manner of salution
this should be. --Luke. i. 29.

4. To calculate; to compute. [R.]

Who would cast and balance at a desk. --Tennyson.

5. To receive form or shape in a mold.

It will not run thin, so as to cast and mold.
--Woodward.

6. To warp; to become twisted out of shape.

Stuff is said to cast or warp when . . . it alters
its flatness or straightness. --Moxon.

7. To vomit.

These verses . . . make me ready to cast. --B.
Jonson.

cast at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Gun \Gun\, n. [OE. gonne, gunne; of uncertain origin; cf. Ir.,
{Gael}.) A LL. gunna, W. gum; possibly (like cannon) fr. L.
canna reed, tube; or abbreviated fr. OF. mangonnel, E.
mangonel, a machine for hurling stones.]
1. A weapon which throws or propels a missile to a distance;
any firearm or instrument for throwing projectiles by the
explosion of gunpowder, consisting of a tube or barrel
closed at one end, in which the projectile is placed, with
an explosive charge behind, which is ignited by various
means. Muskets, rifles, carbines, and fowling pieces are
smaller guns, for hand use, and are called {small arms}.
Larger guns are called {cannon}, {ordnance},
{fieldpieces}, {carronades}, {howitzers}, etc. See these
terms in the Vocabulary.

As swift as a pellet out of a gunne When fire is in
the powder runne. --Chaucer.

The word gun was in use in England for an engine to
cast a thing from a man long before there was any
gunpowder found out. --Selden.

2. (Mil.) A piece of heavy ordnance; in a restricted sense, a
cannon.

3. pl. (Naut.) Violent blasts of wind.

Note: Guns are classified, according to their construction or
manner of loading as {rifled} or {smoothbore},
{breech-loading} or {muzzle-loading}, {cast} or
{built-up guns}; or according to their use, as {field},
{mountain}, {prairie}, {seacoast}, and {siege guns}.

{Armstrong gun}, a wrought iron breech-loading cannon named
after its English inventor, Sir William Armstrong.

{Great gun}, a piece of heavy ordnance; hence (Fig.), a
person superior in any way.

{Gun barrel}, the barrel or tube of a gun.

{Gun carriage}, the carriage on which a gun is mounted or
moved.

{Gun cotton} (Chem.), a general name for a series of
explosive nitric ethers of cellulose, obtained by steeping
cotton in nitric and sulphuric acids. Although there are
formed substances containing nitric acid radicals, yet the
results exactly resemble ordinary cotton in appearance. It
burns without ash, with explosion if confined, but quietly
and harmlessly if free and open, and in small quantity.
Specifically, the lower nitrates of cellulose which are
insoluble in ether and alcohol in distinction from the
highest (pyroxylin) which is soluble. See {Pyroxylin}, and
cf. {Xyloidin}. The gun cottons are used for blasting and
somewhat in gunnery: for making celluloid when compounded
with camphor; and the soluble variety (pyroxylin) for
making collodion. See {Celluloid}, and {Collodion}. Gun
cotton is frequenty but improperly called nitrocellulose.
It is not a nitro compound, but an ethereal salt of nitric
acid.

{Gun deck}. See under {Deck}.

{Gun fire}, the time at which the morning or the evening gun
is fired.

{Gun metal}, a bronze, ordinarily composed of nine parts of
copper and one of tin, used for cannon, etc. The name is
also given to certain strong mixtures of cast iron.

{Gun port} (Naut.), an opening in a ship through which a
cannon's muzzle is run out for firing.

{Gun tackle} (Naut.), the blocks and pulleys affixed to the
side of a ship, by which a gun carriage is run to and from
the gun port.

{Gun tackle purchase} (Naut.), a tackle composed of two
single blocks and a fall. --Totten.

{Krupp gun}, a wrought steel breech-loading cannon, named
after its German inventor, Herr Krupp.

{Machine gun}, a breech-loading gun or a group of such guns,
mounted on a carriage or other holder, and having a
reservoir containing cartridges which are loaded into the
gun or guns and fired in rapid succession, sometimes in
volleys, by machinery operated by turning a crank. Several
hundred shots can be fired in a minute with accurate aim.
The {Gatling gun}, {Gardner gun}, {Hotchkiss gun}, and
{Nordenfelt gun}, named for their inventors, and the
French {mitrailleuse}, are machine guns.

{To blow great guns} (Naut.), to blow a gale. See {Gun}, n.,
3.

cast at English => English (Computer) Of Explained:

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

cast
adj : (of molten metal or glass) formed by pouring or pressing
into a mold

cast
n 1: the actors in a play [syn: {cast of characters}, {dramatis
personae}]
2: container into which liquid is poured to create a given
shape when it hardens [syn: {mold}, {mould}]
3: the distinctive form in which a thing is made; "pottery of
this cast was found throughout the region" [syn: {mold}, {stamp}]
4: the visual appearance of something or someone; "the delicate
cast of his features" [syn: {form}, {shape}]
5: bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster
of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal
[syn: {plaster cast}, {plaster bandage}]
6: object formed by a mold [syn: {casting}]
7: the act of throwing dice [syn: {roll}]
8: the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by
means of a rod and reel [syn: {casting}]
9: a violent throw [syn: {hurl}]

cast
v 1: 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" [syn: {project}, {contrive},
{throw}]
2: deposit; "cast a vote"; "cast a ballot"
3: 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"
4: throw forcefully [syn: {hurl}, {hurtle}]
5: assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors; "Who cast
this beautiful movie?"
6: 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"
[syn: {roll}, {wander}, {swan}, {stray}, {tramp}, {roam},
{ramble}, {rove}, {range}, {drift}, {vagabond}]
7: form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or
mold; "cast a bronze sculpture" [syn: {mold}, {mould}]
8: get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your
clothes" [syn: {shed}, {cast off}, {shake off}, {throw}, {throw
off}, {throw away}, {drop}]
9: choose at random; "draw a card"; "cast lots" [syn: {draw}]
10: formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put
it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite
language" [syn: {frame}, {redact}, {put}, {couch}]
11: 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" [syn: {vomit}, {vomit up}, {purge}, {sick},
{cat}, {be sick}, {disgorge}, {regorge}, {retch}, {puke},
{barf}, {spew}, {spue}, {chuck}, {upchuck}, {honk}, {regurgitate},
{throw up}] [ant: {keep down}]

cast at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » čast|část

English

Inter: slim-wikipedia » dab=cast

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » casten|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » non Inter: term » kasta||to throw, cast, overturn|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » kastōnan||to throw, cast|lang=gem-pro, of unknown origin. Cognate with Inter: etyl » sco|- Inter: term » cast||to cast, throw|lang=sco, Inter: etyl » da|- Inter: term » kaste||to throw|lang=da, Inter: etyl » sv|- Inter: term » kasta||to throw, cast, fling, toss, discard|lang=sv, Inter: etyl » is|- Inter: term » kasta||to pitch, toss|lang=is. It displaced native Inter: term » warp|lang=en; and has in literal senses itself been generally displaced by Inter: term » throw|lang=en.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK: Inter: enPR » käst, Inter: IPA » /kɑːst/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /kA:st/
  • Inter: a » US: Inter: enPR » kăst, Inter: IPA » /kæst/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /k{st/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-cast.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɑːst
  • Inter: homophones » caste

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » casts|casting|cast

  • Inter: context » now|_|somewhat|_|literary To throw. Inter: defdate » from 13th c.
    1. 1623, William Shakespeare, Two Gentlemen of Verona:
    2. : Why then a Ladder quaintly made of Cords / To cast vp, with a paire of anchoring hookes, / Would serue to scale another Hero's towre ....
    3. 1760, Lawrence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, 262:
    4. : The more, an' please your honour, the pity, said the Corporal; in uttering which, he cast his spade into the wheelbarrow ....
    5. To direct (one's eyes, gaze etc.). Inter: defdate » from 13th c.
    6. 1595, William Shakespeare, Henry VI, part 3:
    7. : To whom do Lyons cast their gentle Lookes? Not to the Beast, that would vsurpe their Den.
    8. 1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, I.11:
    9. : She then yawned again, threw aside her book, and cast her eyes round the room in quest of some amusement ....
    10. To throw forward (a fishing line, net etc.) into the sea. Inter: defdate » from 14th c.
    11. 1526, Bible, tr. William Tyndale, Matthew 4:
    12. : As Jesus walked by the see off Galile, he sawe two brethren: Simon which was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, castynge a neet into the see (for they were fisshers) ....
    13. To add up (a column of figures, accounts etc.); cross-cast refers to adding up a row of figures. Inter: defdate » from 14th c.
    14. 1594, William Shakespeare, Henry VI, part 2:
    15. : The Clearke of Chartam: hee can write and / reade, and cast accompt.
    16. 1603, Inter: w » John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.17:
    17. : I cannot yet cast account either with penne or Counters.
    18. 1719 Category: w - :Daniel Defoe|Daniel Defoe, Category: w - :Robinson Crusoe|Robinson Crusoe
    19. : I cast up the notches on my post, and found I had been on shore three hundred and sixty-five days.
    20. Inter: astrolog » y To calculate the astrological value of (a horoscope, birth etc.). Inter: defdate » from 14th c.
    21. 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, vol. 1, New York Review Books 2001, p. 309:
    22. : he is ... a perfect astrologer, that can cast the rise and fall of others, and mark their errant motions to his own use.
    23. 1985, Inter: w » Lawrence Durrell, Quinx, Faber & Faber 2004 Inter: qualifier » Avignon Quintet, p. 1197:
    24. : He did the washing up and stayed behind to watch the dinner cook while she hopped off with a friend to have her horoscope cast by another friend.
    25. To perform, bring forth (a magical spell or enchantment).
    26. To throw (light etc.) on or upon something, or in a given direction.
    27. 1950, "A Global View", Time, 24 Apr 1950:
    28. : The threat of Russian barbarism sweeping over the free world will cast its ominous shadow over us for many, many years..
    29. 1960, Lawrence Durrell, Clea:
    30. : A sudden thought cast a gloom over his countenance.
    31. Inter: obsolet » e To plan, intend (to do something). Inter: defdate » 14th-19th c.
    32. 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book VII.2:
    33. : "Fayre damesell, I thanke you hartely," seyde Sir Launcelot, "but truly," seyde he, "I caste me never to be wedded man."
    34. 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.i:
    35. : I wrapt my selfe in Palmers weed, / And cast to seeke him forth through daunger and great dreed.
    36. Inter: obsolete » _|except in set phrases To remove, take off (clothes). Inter: defdate » from 14th c.
    37. 1822, "Life of Donald McBane", Blackwoods Magazine'', vol. 12, p. 745:
    38. : when the serjeant saw me, he cast his coat and put it on me, and they carried me on their shoulders to a village where the wounded were and our surgeons ....
    39. 2002, Jess Cartner-Morley, "How to Wear Clothes", The Guardian, 2 Mar 02:
    40. : You know the saying, "Ne'er cast a clout till May is out"? Well, personally, I'm bored of my winter clothes by March.
    41. Specifically, to throw down or aside. Inter: defdate » from 15th c.
    42. Inter: RQ:Spenser Faerie Queen » e, II.xii:
    43. : So she to Guyon offred it to tast; / Who taking it out of her tender hond, / The cup to ground did violently cast, / That all in peeces it was broken fond ....
    44. 1611, The Bible, Authorized Version, Matthew VI.30:
    45. : it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
    46. 1930, "Sidar the Madman", Time, 19 Dec 1930:
    47. : Near Puerto Limon, Costa Rica, Madman, co-pilot and plane were caught in a storm, cast into the Caribbean, drowned.
    48. 2009, Hilary Mantel, Wolf Hall, Fourth Estate 2010, p. 316:
    49. : Her bow is not to her liking. In a temper, she casts it on the grass.
    50. Inter: context » of an animal To throw off (the skin) as a process of growth; to shed the hair or fur of the coat. Inter: defdate » from 15th c.
    51. Inter: archai » c To give birth to (a child) prematurely; to miscarry. Inter: defdate » from 15th c.
    52. 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Folio Society 2006, vol. 1 p. 98:
    53. : being with childe, they may without feare of accusation, spoyle and cast Inter: transterm » avorter their children, with certaine medicaments, which they have only for that purpose.
    54. 1646, Sir Thomas Browne, Pseudodoxia Epidemica, V.20:
    55. : The abortion of a woman they describe by an horse kicking a wolf; because a mare will cast her foal if she tread in the track of that animal.
    56. To shape (molten metal etc.) by pouring into a mould; to make (an object) in such a way. Inter: defdate » from 15th c.
    57. 1923, "Rodin's Death", Time, 24 Mar 1923:
    58. : One copy of the magnificent caveman, The Thinker, of which Rodin cast several examples in bronze, is seated now in front of the Detroit Museum of Art, where it was placed last autumn.
    59. To twist or warp (of fabric, timber etc.). Inter: defdate » from 16th c.
    60. To assign a role in a play or performance. Inter: defdate » from 18th c.
    61. : The director cast the part carefully.
    62. Inter: nautica » l To bring the bows of a sailing ship on to the required tack just as the anchor is weighed by use of the headsail; to bring (a ship) round. Inter: defdate » from 18th c.
    63. To deposit (a ballot or voting paper); to formally register (one's vote). Inter: defdate » from 19th c.
    64. Inter: computin » g To change a variable type from, for example, integer to real, or integer to text. Inter: defdate » from 20th c.
    65. : Casting is generally an indication of bad design.
    66. Inter: context » hunting Of dogs, hunters: to spread out and search for a scent. Inter: defdate » from 18th c.
    67. 1955, William Golding, The Inheritors, Faber and Faber 2005, p. 50:
    68. : He clambered on to an apron of rock that held its area out to the sun and began to cast across it. The direction of the wind changed and the scent touched him again.
    69. Inter: nautica » l To heave the lead and line in order to ascertain the depth of water.
    70. Inter: medicin » e To set (a bone etc.) in a cast.


    Inter: rfex » some are still missing examples
  • Inter: context » Wicca To open a circle in order to begin a spell or meeting of witches

    Derived terms

    Inter: der-to » p
  • cast away
  • casting call
  • casting couch
  • casting director
  • cast iron
  • cast off

  • Inter: rel-mi » d
    • cast on
    • the die is cast
    • cast the first stone
    • continuous casting
    • cross-cast
    • ne'er cast a clout til May be out


    Inter: rel-botto » m

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » throw forcefully
  • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|صب|tr=Sábba, Inter: t- » ar|رمى|tr=rámmaa
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|նետել|tr=netel, Inter: t- » hy|շպրտել|tr=šprtel
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|хвърлям, Inter: t+ » bg|мятам
  • Chinese: Inter: zh-tsp » 拋|抛|pāo, Inter: t- » cmn|投|tr=tóu|sc=Hani, Inter: zh-tsp » 鑄|铸|zhù, Inter: t- » cmn|扔|tr=rēng|sc=Hani
  • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|kaste
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|werpen, Inter: t+ » nl|gooien, Inter: qualifier » Flemish Inter: t+ » nl|smijten
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|kasta
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|paiskata, Inter: t+ » fi|heittää

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|jeter
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|werfen
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|kasta, Inter: t+ » is|varpa, Inter: t- » is|fleygja
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|投じる|tr=tōjiru, Inter: t+ » ja|投げる|tr=nageru
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|kaste
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бросать|tr=brosát’, Inter: t+ » ru|кидать|tr=kidát’, Inter: t+ » ru|швырять|tr=švyrját’
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|kasta


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » throw down
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|նետել|tr=netel
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|werpen, Inter: t- » nl|neergooien, Inter: t+ » nl|afweren, Inter: t+ » nl|afwerpen


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: heittää pois / menemään
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|gettare, Inter: t- » it|lanciare, Inter: qualifier » dice Inter: t+ » it|tirare, Inter: qualifier » light, shadow Inter: t- » it|gettare

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » throw a fishing line or net into the water
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|գցել|tr=gc'el
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|мятам
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|uitgooien


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: heittää (verkko, pyydys, siima etc.)
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|gettare, Inter: t- » it|lanciare

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » assign a role in a play or performance
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|een Inter: t+ » nl|rol|f Inter: t+ » nl|toewijzen/Inter: t+ » nl|geven
    • Finnish: antaa rooli


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: assegnare una parte
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|elenco|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|besätta, Inter: t- » sv|rollbesätta

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » change the type of a variable
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|omzetten, Inter: t- » nl|casten


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|castear

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » make by pouring into a mould
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ձուլել|tr=julel
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|отливам|tr=otlivam
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|lít, Inter: t- » cs|odlít
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|gieten
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|valaa
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|couler, Inter: t+ » fr|fondre
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|gießen


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: qualifier » plaster Inter: t- » it|colare, Inter: t+ » it|fondere, Inter: qualifier » metal Inter: t- » it|gettare
  • Kurdish:
  • : Sorani: Inter: t- » ku|داڕشتن|sc=ku-Arab
  • Norwegian:
  • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » no|støpe, Inter: t- » no|støype
  • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|støype
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|gjuta

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » of fabric: twist or warp
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|vääntää


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » bring the sailing ship on to the required tack just as the anchor is weighed
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » heave a lead and line in order to ascertain the depth of water
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|peilen
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|luodata
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|sonder


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|sondar, Inter: t- » es|sondear
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|loda

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » add up a column of figures
    • Finnish: lisätä sarake


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » he: Inter: t- » he|ללהק|tr=le'laheq


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n
  • An act of throwing.
    1. Something which has been thrown, dispersed etc.
    2. A small mass of earth "thrown off" or excreted by a worm.
    3. : The area near the stream was covered with little bubbly worm casts.''
    4. The collective group of actors performing a play or production together. Contrasted with crew.
    5. : He’s in the cast of Oliver.
    6. : The cast was praised.
    7. The casting procedure.
    8. : The men got into position for the cast, two at the ladle, two with long rods, all with heavy clothing.
    9. An object made in a mould.
    10. : The cast would need a great deal of machining to become a recognizable finished part.
    11. A supportive and immobilising device used to help mend broken bones.
    12. : The doctor put a cast on the boy’s broken arm.
    13. The mould used to make cast objects
    14. : A plaster cast was made of his face.
    15. A squint.
    16. 1847, John Churchill, A manual of the principles and practice of ophthalmic medicine and surgery, p. 389, paragraph 1968:
    17. :The image of the affected eye is clearer and in consequence the diplopy more striking the less the cast of the eye; hence the double vision will be noticed by the patient before the misdirection of the eye attracts the attention of those about him.
    18. 2011, Thomas Penn, Winter King, Penguin 2012, p. 7:
    19. :Arriving in Brittany, the Woodville exiles found a sallow young man, with dark hair curled in the shoulder-length fashion of the time and a penchant for expensively dyed black clothes, whose steady gaze was made more disconcerting by a cast in his left eye – such that while one eye looked at you, the other searched for you.
    20. Visual appearance.
    21. : Her features had a delicate cast to them.
    22. The form of one's thoughts, mind etc.
    23. 1992, Inter: w » Hilary Mantel, A Place of Greater Safety, Harper Perennial 2007, p. 330:
    24. : I have read all her articles and come to admire both her elegant turn of phrase and the noble cast of mind which inspires it; but never, I confess, did I look to see beauty and wit so perfectly united.
    25. An animal, especially a horse, that is unable to rise without assistance.
    26. Animal and insect remains which have been regurgitated by a bird.
    27. A group of crabs.

      Related terms

      * plaster cast

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » supportive and immobilising device

  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|يرمي, Inter: t- » ar|يطرح, Inter: t- » ar|يوزع الادوار على الممثلين
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|гипс|m|re=gips
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|石膏|tr=shígāo
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|gips|m, Inter: t- » nl|spalk|m
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kipsi
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|plâtre

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Gips|m, Inter: t+ » de|Gipsverband|m
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|νάρθηκας|m|tr=nárthikas, Inter: t+ » el|γύψος|m|tr=gýpsos
    • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|gips
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|gesso|m, Inter: t- » it|ingessatura|f
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ギブス|tr=gibusu, Inter: t- » ja|ギプス|tr=gipusu
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|gips|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|escayola Inter: qualifier » Spain, Inter: t+ » es|yeso|m Inter: qualifier » Latin America
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|gips|n


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » group of people performing a play
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|repartiment|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|bezetting|f, Inter: t- » nl|rolbezetting|f, Inter: t- » nl|cast|m, Inter: t+ » nl|rolverdeling|f
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|rolularo
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|näyttelijä|alt=näyttelijät


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|cast|m
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|演奏|tr=えんそう, ensō
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|elenco|m
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|reparto|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|rollbesättning|c, Inter: t- » sv|rollinnehavare|c|p

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » casting procedure
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|rolverdeling|f, Inter: t- » nl|casten|n, Inter: t- » nl|casting|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|valu, Inter: t- » fi|valaminen
  • Kannada: Inter: t+ » kn|ಎರಕ|tr=eraka|sc=Knda
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|rollbesättning|c, Inter: t- » sv|rollfördelning|c, Inter: t- » sv|rollsättning|c, Inter: t+ » sv|casting|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » small mass of earth excreted by a worm
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » object made in a mould
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|отливка|f|tr=otlivka
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|odlitek|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|afgietsel|n


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|valos, Inter: t+ » fi|valu
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|calco|m, Inter: t+ » it|forma|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » mould used to make cast objects
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|калъп|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|vorm|m, Inter: t+ » nl|mal|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|muotti, Inter: t- » fi|valumuotti
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|stampo|m, Inter: t+ » it|calco|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|form|c, Inter: t+ » sv|gjutform|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » squint
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|blik|m, Inter: t- » nl|zijwaartse Inter: t+ » nl|blik|m
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|vilkaisu, Inter: t- » fi|karsastus


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|косоглазие|n|tr=kosoglázije|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » visual appearance
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|schijn|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|piirre|alt=piirteet

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » es: Inter: t+ » es|molde|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Statistics

    * Inter: rank » tree|cost|value|783|cast|speaking|circumstances|sitting

    Anagrams

    * acts, Acts, cats, Cats, scat, TACS, TCAs, TCAS, TSCA
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    Catalan

    Adjective

    Inter: ca-ad » j
  • chaste

  • Dutch

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /kɑːst/|lang=nl

    Noun

    Inter: nl-noun » m|casts|castje
  • cast Inter: qualifier » people performing a movie

    Synonyms

    * rolverdeling
    • rolbezetting

      Verb

      Inter: head » nl


  • Inter: nl-verb-form » p=123|n=sg|t=pres|m=ind|casten
    1. Inter: nl-verb-form » m=imp|casten


    Italian

    Etymology

    Inter: borrowing » en|cast|lang=it

    Noun

    Inter: head » it|noun|g=m|g2=inv
  • cast Inter: gloss » people performing a movie

  • Manx

    Adjective

    Inter: head » gv|adjective
  • contorted, curly, curved
    1. complex, intricate, many-sided
    2. ticklish

      Mutation

      Inter: gv mut cons » c|ast

      Derived terms

      * Inter: l » gv|castid

  • Inter: l » gv|castys
  • Inter: l » gv|neuchast
  • Inter: l » gv|yl-chast

  • Romanian

    Etymology

    Borrowed from Inter: etyl » la|ro Inter: term » castus|lang=la.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » ro|adjective
  • chaste, clean, pure

    Synonyms

    * pur

  • Translation: ar » cast
    Category: zh-min-nan:cast -
    Translation: cs » cast
    Translation: et » cast
    Translation: el » cast
    Translation: es » cast
    Translation: eu » cast
    Translation: fa » cast
    Translation: fr » cast
    Translation: gl » cast
    Translation: ko » cast
    Translation: hr » cast
    Translation: io » cast
    Translation: it » cast
    Translation: kn » cast
    Translation: sw » cast
    Translation: ku » cast
    Translation: li » cast
    Translation: hu » cast
    Translation: mg » cast
    Translation: ml » cast
    Translation: my » cast
    Translation: no » cast
    Translation: oc » cast
    Translation: pl » cast
    Translation: ru » cast
    Category: simple:cast -
    Translation: fi » cast
    Translation: sv » cast
    Translation: tl » cast
    Translation: ta » cast
    Translation: te » cast
    Translation: th » cast
    Translation: uk » cast
    Translation: vi » cast
    Translation: zh » cast

    čast at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » cast|část

    Serbo-Croatian

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » sla-pro|sh Inter: recons » čьstь|lang=sla-pro.

    Noun

    Inter: sh-noun » g=f|head=čȃst|r|част|ча̑ст
  • honour

    Declension

    Inter: sh-decl-noun »

  • |čast|časti
    |časti|časti
    |časti|častima
    |čast|časti
    |časti|časti
    |časti|častima
    |čašću / časti|častima


    Slovene

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » sla-pro|sl Inter: recons » čьstь|lang=sla-pro.

    Noun

    Inter: sl-noun » f
  • honour (objectification of praiseworthiness, respect)

  • Translation: eu » čast
    Translation: fr » čast
    Translation: ko » čast
    Translation: hr » čast
    Translation: hu » čast
    Translation: mg » čast
    Translation: sl » čast
    Translation: fi » čast

    část at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » cast|čast

    Czech

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Cs-část.ogg|audio

    Noun

    Inter: cs-noun » g=f
  • part Inter: gloss » of a whole

    Declension

    Inter: cs-decl-noun » část|části|části|část|části|části|částí|části|částí|částem|části|části|částech|částmi

    Derived terms

    * částka {{f}}
    • částice {{f}}
    • částečný {{m}}
    • součást {{f}}
    • součástka {{f}}

      See also

      * celek {{m}}
    • kus {{m}}


    Translation: cs » část
    Translation: de » část
    Translation: et » část
    Translation: fr » část
    Translation: lt » část
    Translation: mg » část
    Translation: pl » část
    Translation: fi » část

  • çast at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » cast

    Crimean Tatar

    Etymology

    Perhaps from Inter: etyl » uk|crh Inter: term » щастя|sc=Cyrl|tr=ščastja|lang=uk.

    Noun

    Inter: head » crh|noun
  • luck, fortune

    Declension

    Inter: crh-latin-noun » nıñ|qa|nı|ta|tan

  • Translation: pl » çast
    Translation: sq » çast

    časť at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Slovak==

    Noun

    Inter: sk-noun » g=f
  • part

  • Translation: fr » časť
    Translation: mg » časť
    Translation: pl » časť
    Translation: fi » časť