Translation of "cast" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /kɑːst/ us /kæst/

all the actors in a movie, play, or show

The play has a cast of 20 actors.
verb uk /kɑːst/ us /kæst/ past tense and past participle cast

to choose an actor for a particular part in a movie or play

Why is he always cast as a criminal?
cast a spell on someone

to use magic to make something happen to someone

The witch cast a spell on him.

(Translation of “cast” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)