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cast away

Definition of cast away

  1. :  to leave (someone) alone somewhere (such as on an island) as a result of a storm, shipwreck, etc. —usually used as (be) cast away <The crew was cast away on a desert island.>



Word by Word Definitions

castplay
  1. :  to cause to move or send forth by throwing

    :  direct

    :  to put forth

  1. :  an act of casting

    :  something that happens as a result of chance

    :  a throw of dice

awayplay
  1. :  on the way :  along

    :  from this or that place

    :  in a secure place or manner

  1. :  absent from a place :  gone

    :  distant in space or time

    :  played on an opponent's grounds


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