Word forms: recasts
Definitionslanguage note: The form recast is used in the present tense and is the past tense and past participle.
1. verb If you recast something, you change it by organizing it in a different way. [V n] ⇒ The shake-up aims to recast IBM as a federation of flexible and competing subsidiaries. recasting
singular noun [+ of] ⇒ ...the recasting of the political map of Europe. 2. verb To recast an actor's role means to give the role to another actor. [V n] ⇒ Stoppard had to recast four of the principal roles.
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