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  • 41cast off — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abandoned, abrupt, abstract, adrift, afloat, alienate, aweigh, break ground, cast, cast aside, cast away, cast loose, cast out, castaway, cat the anchor, chuck, clear, clear away, clear out, clear the decks,… …

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  • 42cast — I UK [kɑːst] / US [kæst] verb Word forms cast : present tense I/you/we/they cast he/she/it casts present participle casting past tense cast past participle cast *** 1) a) [transitive] to choose a performer for a particular part or for a… …

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  • 43cast — v. & n. v. (past and past part. cast) 1 tr. throw, esp. deliberately or forcefully. 2 tr. (often foll. by on, over) a direct or cause to fall (one s eyes, a glance, light, a shadow, a spell, etc.). b express (doubts, aspersions, etc.). 3 tr.… …

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  • 44Cast — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cast est un nom propre ou un nom commun d origine anglaise ou un acronyme qui peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Saint chrétien …

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  • 45cast — cast1 verb (past and past participle cast) 1》 throw forcefully in a specified direction.     ↘throw so as to spread over an area. 2》 cause (light or shadow) to appear on a surface.     ↘direct (one s eyes or thoughts) towards something.… …

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  • 46cast off — 1. Reject, discard, abandon, forsake, renounce, lay aside, cast by, cast away, throw away, throw by, get rid of. 2. (Naut.) Loose, untie, let go, let slip …

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  • 47cast out — v. throw away, cast away; drive out compellingly, expel from a group or a community …

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  • 48Cast of Thousands — Studioalbum von Elbow Veröffentlichung 2003 Label V2 Records Format …

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  • 49cast-off — cast offs also castoff ADJ: ADJ n Cast off things, especially clothes, are ones which someone no longer uses because they are old or unfashionable, and which they give to someone else or throw away. Alexandra looked plump and awkward in her cast… …

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  • 50Cast-off — a. Cast or laid aside; thrown away; discarded; as, cast off clothes. Syn: discarded, junked, scrap(prenominal), waste. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 51cast-off — adj [only before noun] cast off clothes or other goods are not wanted or have been thrown away …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 52cast|a|way — «KAS tuh WAY, KAHS », adjective, noun. –adj. 1. thrown away; cast adrift. 2. outcast; rejected. –n. 1. a shipwrecked person: »The castaways swam to the island. 2. an outcast …

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  • 53cast|off — «KAST F, OF; KAHST », adjective, noun. –adj. thrown away; abandoned; discarded: »castoff clothes. –n. a person or thing that has been cast off: »... his everlasting castoffs (Charles Spurgeon). Thou shalt be From the city of the free Thyself a… …

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  • 54cast somebody adrift — cast/set sb adrift idiom usually passive to leave sb to be carried away on a boat that is not being controlled by anyone: (figurative) Without language human beings are cast adrift. Main entry: ↑adriftidiom …

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  • 55cast aside — the pages marked with an X Syn: discard, reject, throw away/out, get rid of, dispose of, abandon …

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  • 56Cast recording — A cast recording is a recording of a musical that is intended to document the songs as they were performed in the show and experienced by the audience. An original cast recording, as the name implies, features the voices of the show s original… …

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  • 57cast — [[t]kæst, kɑst[/t]] v. cast, cast•ing, n. 1) to throw or hurl; fling: to cast dice; to cast aside the newspaper[/ex] 2) to direct (the eye, a glance, etc.) 3) to cause to fall; put or send forth: to cast a soft light; to cast a spell; to cast… …

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  • 58cast out — Synonyms and related words: abrupt, abstract, alienate, ban, banish, bicker, blackball, boot out, bounce, cast, cast off, caterwaul, chuck, chuck out, clear, clear away, clear out, clear the decks, cut, cut adrift, cut off, cut out, defenestrate …

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  • 59cast off — phrasal verb Word forms cast off : present tense I/you/we/they cast off he/she/it casts off present participle casting off past tense cast off past participle cast off 1) [transitive] to get rid of someone or something It took many years for… …

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  • 60cast — I. verb (cast; casting) Etymology: Middle English, from Old Norse kasta; akin to Old Norse kǫs heap Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. to cause to move or send forth by throwing < cast a fishing lure > < cast …

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