- n object formed by a mold
- n the act of creating something by casting it in a mold
- n the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel
- n the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie
- v put or send forth
- v deposit
- v select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet
- v throw forcefully
- v assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors
- v move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
- v form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold
- v get rid of
- v choose at random
- v formulate in a particular style or language
- v eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
- Deena Katz, longtime casting director of ABC's reality hit Dancing with the Stars (DWTS), is used to rejection.
- I suppose I'm stretching the definition of "stunt-casting" here, as it only qualifies as a stunt to those who know the guy being cast, but for a handful of us, this is awesome .
- In 1925, Tsar Will Hays asked the Russell Sage Foundation to investigate Hollywood casting agencies.
- Vice President Dick Cheney in CNN
This year, of course, I'm not on the ballot, so I am here ...... not to vote for me, but I want to join daughter Liz, who is with me today, join us in casting ...... our ballots for John McCain and Sarah Palin,Cheney said.
- Dustin Hoffman in Worcester Telegram
I thank you for casting this short, 29-year-old unknown actor with a prominent nose,Hoffman told Nichols.
- Patrick Leahy in International Herald Tribune
The truth is that casting aside the time-honored protection of habeas corpus makes us more vulnerable as a nation because it leads us away from our core American values,said Senator Patrick Leahy, Democrat of Vermont.