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Synonyms for cast

Synonyms for (noun) cast

Synonyms: hurl, cast Definition: a violent throw

Similar words: throw Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base

Synonyms: cast, casting Definition: the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel

Similar words: sportfishing, fishing Definition: the act of someone who fishes as a diversion

Synonyms: roll, cast Definition: the act of throwing dice

Similar words: throw Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly Usage: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

Synonyms: cast, casting Definition: object formed by a mold

Similar words: copy Definition: a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing Usage: she made a copy of the designer dress; the clone was a copy of its ancestor

Synonyms: cast, plaster bandage, plaster cast Definition: bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal

Similar words: bandage, patch Definition: a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body

Synonyms: mold, mould, cast Definition: container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens

Similar words: container Definition: any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

Synonyms: form, cast, shape Definition: the visual appearance of something or someone Usage: the delicate cast of his features

Similar words: visual aspect, appearance Definition: outward or visible aspect of a person or thing

Synonyms: dramatis personae, cast, cast of characters Definition: the actors in a play

Similar words: gathering, assemblage Definition: a group of persons together in one place

Synonyms: mould, mold, cast, stamp Definition: the distinctive form in which a thing is made Usage: pottery of this cast was found throughout the region

Similar words: solid Definition: a three-dimensional shape

Synonyms for (verb) cast

Synonyms: upchuck, vomit, vomit up, retch, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, cast, cat, chuck, sick, spew, spue, throw up, barf, be sick, disgorge, honk Definition: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth Usage: After drinking too much, the students vomited; He purged continuously; The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

Similar words: pass, egest, excrete, eliminate Definition: eliminate from the body Usage: Pass a kidney stone

Synonyms: frame, couch, put, redact, cast Definition: formulate in a particular style or language Usage: I wouldn't put it that way; She cast her request in very polite language

Similar words: phrase, word, give voice, articulate, formulate Definition: put into words or an expression Usage: He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees

Synonyms: draw, cast Definition: choose at random Usage: draw a card; cast lots

Similar words: go, move Definition: have a turn; make one's move in a game Usage: Can I go now?

Synonyms: cast, hurl, hurtle Definition: throw forcefully

Similar words: throw Definition: propel through the air Usage: throw a frisbee

Synonyms: shake off, shed, drop, cast, cast off, throw, throw away, throw off Definition: get rid of Usage: he shed his image as a pushy boss; shed your clothes

Similar words: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: cast, contrive, throw, project Definition: put or send forth Usage: She threw the flashlight beam into the corner; The setting sun threw long shadows; cast a spell; cast a warm light

Similar words: send, direct Definition: cause to go somewhere Usage: The explosion sent the car flying in the air; She sent her children to camp; He directed all his energies into his dissertation

Synonyms: cast, mould, mold Definition: form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold Usage: cast a bronze sculpture

Similar words: forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work Definition: make something, usually for a specific function Usage: She molded the rice balls carefully; Form cylinders from the dough; shape a figure; Work the metal into a sword

Synonyms: cast Definition: select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet Usage: He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona

Similar words: delegate, depute, designate, assign Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

Synonyms: tramp, swan, stray, drift, cast, roam, ramble, range, vagabond, wander, roll, rove Definition: move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment Usage: The gypsies roamed the woods; roving vagabonds; the wandering Jew; The cattle roam across the prairie; the laborers drift from one town to the next; They rolled from town to town

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: cast Definition: deposit Usage: cast a vote; cast a ballot

Similar words: give Definition: convey or reveal information Usage: Give one's name

Synonyms: cast Definition: assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors Usage: Who cast this beautiful movie?

Similar words: delegate, depute, designate, assign Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)