Translation of "cast" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (ACTORS) 演員 uk us /kɑːst/ US  /kæst/ (cast)

to choose actors to play particular parts in a play, film or show

He was often cast as the villain. 他經常演反面角色。
In her latest film she was cast against type (= played a different character than the one she usually played or might be expected to play). 在最近拍的電影中,她改變了戲路。
figurative They like to cast the opposing political party as (= to say that they are) the party of high taxes. 他們喜歡把敵對政黨說成是徵收高額稅收的政黨。
→ See also typecast

(Translation of “cast verb (ACTORS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)