supporting cast

Definition of supporting cast

  1. the actors in a play, film, or television show other than the main stars a strong supporting cast

Word by Word Definitions

supportplay supporting
  1. :  to endure bravely or quietly :  bear

    :  to promote the interests or cause of

    :  to uphold or defend as valid or right :  advocate

  1. :  the act or process of supporting :  the condition of being supported

    :  assistance provided by a company to users of its products

    :  one that supports

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


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