French translation of 'casting'
- [of actor]
see also casting director
- (= metal object)
pièce f fondue
Example Sentences Including 'casting'
The lamp was on, casting a dim yellow light through the partially open door.LOST SUMMER (2002)
No doubt they were dab hands at not casting their shadows over a spot of innocent philandering.Passion in the Peak
The smudged brick buildings seemed to lean in over the deserted street, casting it into perpetual shadow.A Rodent of Doubt
Trends of 'casting'
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to cast a shadow over sth (figurative)
jeter une ombre sur qchto cast one's eye over sth (= look at)
jeter un œil sur qchto cast doubt on sth
jeter le doute sur qch
to cast a spell on sb (= enchant)
to cast one's mind back to sth (= remember)
se souvenir de qch
- (in play, film)
to cast sb as Hamlet
attribuer à qn le rôle d'Hamletto cast a film
distribuer les rôles d'un film
- [fishing line]
- (in election)
to cast one's vote
- [angler] (= cast line)
lancer sa ligne
- (= actors)
⇒ After the play, we met the cast.
Après la représentation, nous avons rencontré les acteurs.
- (= mould)
- (also plaster cast)
Example Sentences Including 'cast'
She saw herself straddling Komarov, the white duvet cast aside, crumpled on the floor.CHAMELEON (2002)
I felt like some bumbling idiot dropped among a cast of very bad characters.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
Bagado was in reception with his arm in a plaster cast above his head looking despondent.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
Translation of casting from the Collins English to French Dictionary