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cast

verb
 
/kɑːst/ ( past tense and past participle cast)
to choose an actor for a particular part in a movie or play
escalar, distribuir os papéis
Why is he always cast as a criminal?
cast a spell on someone to use magic to make something happen to someone
lançar um feitiço em alguém
The witch cast a spell on him.
(Definition of cast verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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