Some articles on cast:
... The regular cast appeared in an opening title sequence in which video head shots were arranged in a three-by-three grid, with each cast member appearing ... Although many actors who become type-cast into the roles they played on a particular series resent this, the cast of The Brady Bunch express a contrary attitude ...
... Source-Musicals101 1947 Original Broadway cast recording (incomplete, due to recording limitations of the period some lyrics were censored) 1954 Original motion picture soundtrack (originally incomplete ...
... received 58.0% of the vote here (1,415 cast), ahead of Democrat Barack Obama, who received 39.6% (967 votes), with 2,441 ballots cast among the city's 3,263 registered voters, for a ... Bush received 56.4% of the vote here (1,556 ballots cast), outpolling Democrat John Kerry, who received around 42.0% (1,158 votes), with 2,760 ballots cast among the city's 4,001 registered ... received 57.7% of the vote here (987 ballots cast), ahead of both Democrat Jon Corzine with 32.9% (563 votes) and Independent Chris Daggett with 5.7% (98 votes), with 1,711 ballots cast among the city's ...
More definitions of "cast":
- (noun): A violent throw.
- (noun): Object formed by a mold.
- (noun): Container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens.
Synonyms: mold, mould
- (verb): Eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth.
Synonyms: vomit, vomit up, purge, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up
- (verb): Deposit.
Example: "Cast a vote"; "cast a ballot"
- (verb): Form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold.
Example: "Cast a bronze sculpture"
Synonyms: mold, mould
- (noun): The visual appearance of something or someone.
Example: "The delicate cast of his features"
Synonyms: form, shape
- (verb): Choose at random.
Example: "Cast lots"
- (noun): Bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal.
Synonyms: plaster cast, plaster bandage
- (adj): (of molten metal or glass) formed by pouring or pressing into a mold.
- (verb): Put or send forth.
Example: "Cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
Synonyms: project, contrive, throw
- (verb): Assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors.
Example: "Who cast this beautiful movie?"
- (verb): Formulate in a particular style or language.
Example: "She cast her request in very polite language"
Synonyms: frame, redact, put, couch
- (noun): The act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel.
- (verb): Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment.
Synonyms: roll, wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond
- (noun): The act of throwing dice.
- (verb): Select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet.
Example: "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"
Famous quotes containing the word cast:
“Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted
within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the
health of my countenance, and my God.”
—Bible: Hebrew Psalm XLII (l. XLII, 11)
“You have overcome yourself: but why do you show yourself to me only as the one overcome? I want to see the victor: cast roses into the abyss and say, Here is my thanks to the monster, because it didnt know how to swallow me!”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
“what has cast such a shadow upon you The negro.”
—Herman Melville (18191891)