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English definition of “cast-offs”

cast-offs

noun [plural] uk   /ˈkɑːst.ɒfs/ us    /ˈkæst.ɑːfs/
things, usually clothes, that you no longer want: I always had to wear my sister's cast-offs as a child.Clothing - general wordsRefusing and rejecting
cast-off
adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈkɑːst.ɒf/ us    /ˈkæst.ɑːf/
cast-off clothesClothing - general wordsRefusing and rejecting
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