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cast

  

      vb  
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  
      n  
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

Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
v.
update sb.
Did you hear what happened? - No, fill me in, please.
exp.
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
exp.
take an action that will complicate things; do something with a negative impact
exp.
= bad press: negative opinion or image expressed in the media
The firm got some negative press over that decision
n.
tact fin
[Med.] Neurologie
exp.
to take OR bring somebody down a notch means to make them behave less arrogantly or proudly.
n.
light snowfall during spring
[UK]
exp.
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 dark...it gave me the chills."
n.
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)
n.
1) Light sesame seed oil 2) Sesame seeds from Hindi jingali
v.
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
n.
Total loss of reaction to the light of Pupillas , It means thar Brain is no more reactive. It means Cardiac Arrest, Cereabral Death or f the subject is conscient action of a Mydriatic Drug.
n.
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.

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