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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

deposit

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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

References in periodicals archive ?
These improved properties of the separately cast round specimens may be attributed to shorter solidification times, resulting from the higher radiant heat losses at the outer surface of the shell of the separately cast specimens.
A new cast round manifold with bolt-on drops is the first of its kind, according to Plastic Engineering & Technical Services (P.E.T.S.).
Sean, 52, (left) said: "I used to have dinner parties and invite loads of the cast round and I'd cook fine food."
CASSEROLE DISH 20cm cast round casserole, Le Creuset, www.lecreuset.co.uk, PS115
To buy your copy visit www.gwales.com THEN in the long days between jobs in the warehouses and in the shop I cast round for material for a tent: first of all a piece of old sail-cloth which had been used to cover the cart in wet weather; a big canvas wrapper and a two hundredweight maize sack which we cut and opened out.
My early experiments with cast bullets before I started casting my own were 230 grain commercial hard cast round nose bullets which basically duplicated the weight and shape of hardball bullets.
He also has a cast round his chest to protect the sternum.
Pamela Stephenson was then a comedienne on the BBC satirical show Not The Nine O'Clock News and Nick recalls the encounter as being so riotous 'it must be in my medical notes.' Nick had just undergone a minor operation on a slipped disc and was wearing a plaster cast round his middle.