Definition of 'cast off'
Example sentences containing 'cast-off'
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But they rejected any thought of giving up the junk, and cast off as George Ti-Ming stood watching them, his eyes slitted with annoyance. THE MYSTERY OF THE CHINESE JUNK (1960)
Wears the worst collection of cast-off clothing you've ever seen? TREASON KEEP (2001)Everywhere, cast-off white ribbons from the sandals carpeted the ice. THE BROKEN GOD (2001)
Trends of 'cast off'
Used Occasionally. cast-off is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'cast off'
British English: cast-off ADJECTIVE
Cast-off things, especially clothes, are ones which someone no longer uses because they are old or unfashionable, and which they give to someone else or throw away.
She looked plump and awkward in her cast-off clothing.
Definition of cast off from the Collins English Dictionary
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