Definition of 'be cast'
Example sentences containing 'be cast'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Is there an end point at which players must be cast from the tower, left to rot in their own filthy play? Times, Sunday Times (2016)His figures may most famously be casts of his own form, but we are the subjects. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is what a great designer does: convince you that what you thought was perfect must instantly be cast out and replaced. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's a great role for sure, but being cast so specifically must have awoken uncomfortable memories? Times, Sunday Times (2014)British MPs who got their fingers burnt over expenses claims for moat cleaning may be casting an envious eye across the Channel. Times, Sunday Times (2012)With a larger than average proportion of the population at retirement age, and poor transport in remote areas, some votes may not be cast. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'be cast'
Used Occasionally. be cast is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of be cast from the Collins English Dictionary
Fed up with the great British weather? Here’s how to afford that dream summer escape
From planning early to knowing where to look, these top tips will help you fulfil your summer holiday desires
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.