Hindi translation of 'cast'
cast /kɑːst, kæst कास्ट्, कैस्ट्/
Word forms: casts, casting, cast
1. countable noun
The cast of a play or film is all the people who act in it. In the singular cast may be followed by a singular or plural verb.
किसी नाटक या फ़िल्म का कलाकार समूह mn
Most of the cast was amazed by the play's success.
2. transitive verb
To cast an actor means to choose them to act a particular role.
भूमिका के लिए चुनना
He was cast as a college professor.
3. transitive verb
If you cast something somewhere, you throw it there.[literary]
He cast the stone away.
4. transitive verb
If you cast your eyes or cast a look somewhere, you look there.[written]
He cast a look at the two men.
5. transitive verb
If you cast doubt or suspicion on something, you make other people unsure about it.
New tests have cast doubt on the cause of the explosion.
6. transitive verb
When you cast your vote in an election, you vote.
7. transitive verb
To cast an object means to make it by pouring hot liquid metal into a container and leaving it until it becomes hard.
cast about or cast around
If you cast about or cast around for something, you try to find it.
चिंतित होकर खोजना
She was casting around for a good excuse not to go to the party.
If you cast someone or something aside, you get rid of them.
बेकार समझकर छोड़ देना
In America we seem to cast aside our elderly people.
If you cast something off, you get rid of it or no longer use it.[written]
We have cast off an inefficient economic system.
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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)
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'cast' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مـُمَثِّلُون
- Brazilian Portuguese: elenco
- Chinese: 演员表
- Croatian: glumačka postava
- Czech: obsazení účinkující
- Danish: rollebesætning
- Dutch: cast
- European Spanish: reparto
- Finnish: näyttelijät
- French: moule forme
- German: Besetzung Film
- Greek: διανομή ρόλων
- Italian: cast
- Japanese: キャスト
- Korean: 배역
- Norwegian: gips
- Polish: obsada
- Portuguese: elenco
- Romanian: distribuție distribuții
- Russian: состав исполнителей
- Spanish: molde
- Swedish: gjutform
- Thai: ผู้แสดง
- Turkish: oyuncu kadrosu
- Ukrainian: акторський склад
- Vietnamese: dàn diễn viên
Translation of cast from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary