cast - definitions and synonyms

cast verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : put or send forth

    Example Sentenses:

    • cast a spell

    • cast a warm light

    • She threw the flashlight beam into the corner

    • The setting sun threw long shadows

    Synonyms:

    contrive / project / throw
  2. English Meaning: 

    : deposit

    Example Sentenses:

    • cast a vote

    • cast a ballot

  3. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona

  4. English Meaning: 

    : throw forcefully

    Synonyms:

    hurl / hurtle
  5. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • Who cast this beautiful movie?

  6. English Meaning: 

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

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    آوارہ گردی کرنا - گھومنا پھرنا - سیر سپاٹا کرنا - گشت لگانا - چکر لگانا - مارے مارے پھرنا - بھٹکتے پھرنا - علاقے میں پھرنا - مٹر گشت کرنا - گھومنا - پھرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • 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

    Synonyms:

    drift / ramble / range / roam / roll / rove / stray / swan / tramp / vagabond / wander
  7. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • cast a bronze sculpture

    Synonyms:

    mold / mould
  8. English Meaning: 

    : get rid of

    Example Sentenses:

    • he shed his image as a pushy boss

    • shed your clothes

  9. English Meaning: 

    : choose at random

    Example Sentenses:

    • cast lots

    • draw a card

    Synonyms:

    draw
  10. English Meaning: 

    : formulate in a particular style or language

    Example Sentenses:

    • She cast her request in very polite language

    • I wouldn't put it that way

    Synonyms:

    couch / frame / put / redact
  11. English Meaning: 

    : eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قے کرنا - الٹی کرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • After drinking too much, the students vomited

    • He purged continuously

    • The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

cast noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the actors in a play

  2. English Meaning: 

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

    Synonyms:

    mold / mould
  3. English Meaning: 

    : the distinctive form in which a thing is made

    Example Sentenses:

    • pottery of this cast was found throughout the region

    Synonyms:

    mold / mould / stamp
  4. English Meaning: 

    : the visual appearance of something or someone

    Example Sentenses:

    • the delicate cast of his features

    Synonyms:

    form / shape
  5. English Meaning: 

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

  6. English Meaning: 

    : object formed by a mold

    Synonyms:

    casting
  7. English Meaning: 

    : the act of throwing dice

    Synonyms:

    roll
  8. English Meaning: 

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

    Synonyms:

    casting
  9. English Meaning: 

    : a violent throw

    Synonyms:

    hurl