Phrasal Verbs With 'Cast'

We have 8 phrasal verb definition related to 'cast'.

Cast about for

Meaning:

Try to find something

Example:

They're CASTING ABOUT FOR support.

Cast around for

Meaning:

Try to find something

Example:

She was CASTING AROUND FOR people to help her.

Cast aside

Meaning:

Dispose, get rid of, ignore because you no longer like something or someone

Example:

He CAST her ASIDE.

Cast off

Meaning:

Dispose, get rid of

Example:

They CAST OFF any semblance of politeness and attacked us viciously.

Cast off

Meaning:

Untie a boat so it's free to sail

Example:

They CAST OFF and headed out to sea.

Cast out

Meaning:

Expel, reject

Example:

They CAST him OUT because of his behaviour.

Cast round for

Meaning:

Try to find something

Example:

He CAST ROUND FOR any sign of his things.

Cast up

Meaning:

Be left on the shore by the sea

Example:

The rubbish was CAST UP by the tide.


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