cast one's lot with

Definition of cast one's lot with

  1. :  to join or become associated with a person, group, or thing that one hopes will win or succeed During the American Civil War, my great-grandfather cast his lot with the Confederacy/Union.

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

  1. :  an object used as a counter in determining a question by chance

    :  the use of lots as a means of deciding something

    :  the resulting choice

  1. :  allot, apportion

    :  to form or divide into lots


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