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present tense third-person singular of cast
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casts

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noun

plural of cast
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as in shades
a property that becomes apparent when light falls on an object and by which things that are identical in form can be distinguished the walls had a slight yellowish cast

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as in looks
an instance of looking especially briefly a mischievous cast in his eye when we asked what our destination would be

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as in expressions
facial appearance regarded as an indication of mood or feeling his face took on a somewhat sad cast when we asked how his ill wife was faring

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“Casts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/casts. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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