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typecastverb [T]

uk   /ˈtaɪp.kɑːst/  us   /-kæst/ (typecast, typecast)
to always give an ​actor the same ​type of ​character to ​play, usually because he or she is ​physicallysuited to that ​type of ​part: She ​soonfound herself typecast as a ​dizzyblonde.
(Definition of typecast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “typecast”
in Chinese (Simplified) 总让(演员)演同一类型的角色…
in Chinese (Traditional) 總讓(演員)演同一類型的角色…
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