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Synonyms for cast

Synonyms for cast

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

to send out heat, light, or energy

to ascertain by mathematics

to combine (figures) to form a sum

cast about: to try to find something

cast out: to rid one's mind of

a disposition of the facial features that conveys meaning, feeling, or mood

a hollow device for shaping a fluid or plastic substance

the external outline of a thing

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

a shade of a color, especially a pale or delicate variation

Synonyms for cast

container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens

the distinctive form in which a thing is made

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the visual appearance of something or someone

bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal

object formed by a mold

the act of throwing dice


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the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel

a violent throw


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put or send forth


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select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet

assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors

move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold

choose at random


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formulate in a particular style or language

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Miller, 40, had his body cast in silicone and then dressed it in his own clothes for the sculpture, called Self-portrait As A Drowned Man.
London, Aug 26 (ANI): A Brit girl, who earned the nickname Human Tortoise for the body cast she had to wear, has finally been able to get rid of it after 12 years.
A SCHOOLGIRL nicknamed the Human Tortoise has finally come out of her shell - after 12 years in a body cast.
She was taken to the PDSA PetAid hospital in Bradford, where she spent 40 days in a full body cast to allow her spine to heal.
But the hordes of panting males --and a few females - were left disappointed as a strip of frosted window covered the modesty of the model, who is having her legendary body cast for charity.
STUART Robson had his plaster body cast removed in Coventry & Warwickshire Hospital yesterday and is now waiting to be fitted with a special body brace.
From then until she was 14, she was in a body cast from her neck to the top of her thighs.
Just six months ago Nicola was encased in a full body cast after breaking her neck and back in an appalling accident.
nJockey Mike Smith, injured in a spill at Saratoga on August 31, has had his body cast removed and now wears a brace.
" A body cast hid my figure when girls of my age were showing off their bodies.
The 27-year-old, who won a London 20S 12 Olympic bronze medal, was presented with a body cast sculpture at the Museum of Liverpool.
Fudge made a complete recovery after being put in a full body cast at veterinary charity the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals.
They also fused together her pelvic bones and when she came round she was in a lower body cast to help her bones to heal.