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English definition of “cast”

cast

verb (LOOK)    /kɑːst/ US  /kæst/ (cast, cast)
cast a look, glance, smile, etc. to look, smile, etc. in a particular direction: She cast a quick look in the rear mirror.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive cast an/your eye over sth to look quickly at something: Could you cast an eye over this report for me?Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
(Definition of cast verb (LOOK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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