cast out
transitive verb Date: 14th century to drive out ; expel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cast-out — /ˈkast aʊt/ (say kahst owt) adjective 1. rejected or discarded. –noun 2. a person or thing rejected or discarded. {derived from phrasal verb cast out. See cast (def. 73) …   Australian English dictionary

  • cast out — phr verb Cast out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑demon …   Collocations dictionary

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  • cast out — v. throw away, cast away; drive out compellingly, expel from a group or a community …   English contemporary dictionary

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