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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Once the knuckles are cast, they are fed into the cell where a robot saws off the gating, performs trim operations, initiates a quenching and performs x-ray inspection.
After leasing a building to Winslow Manufacturing, a machine shop that produced nut plate drills (for aerospace applications), Johnson was contacted by one of the Winslow employees on how to cast the drills instead of machine them.
AECCo first delved into the CGC process to cast low- to medium-volume stainless steel components, such as catalytic converters for the Chevrolet Camero and exhaust manifolds for the 4.6L Lincoln--Mercury engine.
* the possibility to cast iron with lower carbon equivalents;
Installations: More than 200 users, including Advanced Cast Products, Inc., Meadville, Pennsylvania; Grede Foundries, Inc., Milwaukee; Lufkin Industries, Inc., Lufkin, Texas; and Wisconsin Precision Casting Co., East Troy, Wisconsin.
For the spacer component, Robinson Foundry melted 319 aluminum in an R&D crucible furnace previously used for lost foam and cast it on one of its existing iron mold lines.
* Website-Only Article--"Uncovering the Path to Cast Iron Machinability Solutions," G.M.
Produced via nobake sand casting by Maynard Steel Casting Co., Milwaukee, the cast components' geometry when assembled has a curvature to it that reproves the breakout force of the dipper in application to increase fill rate.
Hitchcock also hrought its casting conversion experience to Boeing, including the world's first cast pressurized door with a caston skin for the 757 aircraft,
The lost foam process is capable of making complicated part shapes with low manufacturing costs and can consolidate several fabricated components into a single cast part-benefits that could be combined with the weight advantage of magnesium to help create a market for new magnesium casting applications.
Meanwhile, application of cast gray and ductile iron by the rail industry last year was 7000 and 8000 tons, respectively.
Castings used in implant applications are investment cast. After the castings are cleaned and finished, they are heat-treated and sometimes hot isostatic pressed (a process in which the castings are placed under intense pressure to eliminate all measurable porosity) to increase mechanical properties.
Hydril's designs are about 90% cast steel, and employ the firm's own specially formulated alloy.
Furthermore, you also will find state-of-the-art casting technology on the Space Shuttle, which utilizes 17 cast metal components in its main engine alone.