Meaning of “typecast” in the English Dictionary

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"typecast" in British English

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typecastverb [ T ]

uk /ˈtaɪp.kɑːst/ us /ˈtaɪp.kæst/ typecast, typecast

to always give an actor the same type of character to play, usually because he or she is physically suited to that type of part:

She soon found herself typecast as a dizzy blonde.

(Definition of “typecast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)