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casts

noun , plural of cast

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1 a declaration that something will happen in the future
  • stock market analysts offered an optimistic cast for the coming year
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2 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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3 an instance of looking especially briefly
  • a mischievous cast in his eye when we asked what our destination would be
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4 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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5 the outward appearance of something as distinguished from its substance
  • the lovely cast of the baby's features
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