castnounuk /kɑːst/ us /kæst/
cast noun (ACTORS)
cast noun (SHAPE)
castverbuk /kɑːst/ us /kæst/ (cast, cast)
cast verb (ACTORS)
- They cast a group of schoolchildren in the roles.
- He always seemed to be cast as the villain.
- The cast all lined up on stage to take their bow.
- His latest movie featured an all-star cast.
- It's one of those old Hollywood epics with a cast of thousands.
- The cast were in overdrive, rehearsing for the first performance.
- The movie's all-star cast should give it a lot of pull.
cast verb (LIGHT)
cast verb (LOOK)
cast verb (THROW)
cast verb (DOUBT)
cast verb (REMEMBER)
- a blast from the past idiom
- be engraved on sb's memory/mind idiom
- be etched on/in sb's memory idiom
- be your epitaph idiom
- jog sb's memory idiom
- let's see idiom
- ring a bell idiom
- stamped on sb's memory idiom
- stick in sb's mind/head/memory idiom
- take sb back
cast verb (VOTE)
cast verb (SHAPE)
cast verb (MAGIC)
cast verb (SKIN)