to cast sb in a negative light synonym, to cast sb in a negative light definition | Thesaurus




1    chuck     (informal)   drive, drop, fling, hurl, impel, launch, lob, pitch, project, shed, shy, sling, throw, thrust, toss  
2    bestow, deposit, diffuse, distribute, emit, give, radiate, scatter, shed, spread  
3    allot, appoint, assign, choose, name, pick, select  
4    add, calculate, compute, figure, forecast, reckon, total  
5    form, found, model, mould, set, shape  
6    fling, lob, throw, thrust, toss  
7    air, appearance, complexion, demeanour, look, manner, mien, semblance, shade, stamp, style, tinge, tone, turn  
8    actors, characters, company, dramatis personae, players, troupe  

cast down     
deject, depress, desolate, discourage, dishearten, dispirit  
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cast down, caste, coast, castle

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be the most affected by a unpleasant situation; be considered the main responsible for a negative event
E.g.: If the deadline is not met, the production department will bear the brunt
take an action that will complicate things; do something with a negative impact
update sb.
Did you hear what happened? - No, fill me in, please.
= bad press: negative opinion or image expressed in the media
The firm got some negative press over that decision
to have sexual intercourse with sb
vintage light on police car, i.e. a single dome with rotating lights inside. Thus nicknamed because of it's resemblance with bubblegum machines.
[US];[Coll.] Syn. bubble gum machine, gumball machine.
to take OR bring somebody down a notch means to make them behave less arrogantly or proudly.
light snowfall during spring
have a powerful impact on someone; impress; generate an emotion (positive, but also negative)
it can be used to describe a feeling of fear or a positive emotion; e.g.: "This violin music gives me the chills" or "Being all alone in that old house after gave me the chills."
A specific technical worksheet tool with performer's requirements. Excellent start of negotiations between performers, managers and contractors. (These requirements might include sound and light conditions for the show, food lodging and transportation of artistic talents)
1) Light sesame seed oil 2) Sesame seeds from Hindi jingali
having a changeable luster or color with an undulating narrow band of white light
The specular reflection of light from the surface of an eye in a photograph visible as a bright white spot on the eye.
The separate lights of the studio flash kit should be positioned so that the portrait exhibits only one catchlight per eye.
sleep for a short period of time, have a light sleep
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
Materialistic concept neonewtonist. In its measures, this variation of length of traveled route (by unit of time) by a group of photons ( φ is the initial of photons) - the light signal - is equal to what is collectively called " radial velocity". It distinguishes itself from it in its gnoseology.
Phys. Concept before 2007 The redshift indicates the phi-speed of a star. But do not give the immediate knowledge of its absolute speed.
de la discussion, jaillit la lumière
avoir le jour dans les yeux
aux vieux saints on n'allume plus de cierge
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