Definition of 'cast about'
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He cast about in his mind for something to say by way of riposte. PROSPECT HILL (2003)She smoked as a diversionary tactic and cast about to compensate. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2003)He stood hesitating beneath the canopy as he cast about the street. COMPULSION (2003)
Thunderstruck, she cast about in her mind frantically for something she understood better than anyone else. PAINT THE WIND (2003)
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Used Rarely. cast about is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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