casting

See also: cásting

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English castynge, castand, equivalent to cast +‎ -ing.

VerbEdit

casting

  1. present participle of cast

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English castyng, castinge, equivalent to cast +‎ -ing.

NounEdit

 
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casting (countable and uncountable, plural castings)

  1. The act or process of selecting actors, singers, dancers, models, etc.
  2. A manufacturing process using a mold.
  3. An object made in a mold.
  4. The regurgitation of fur, feathers, and other undigestible material by hawks, to clean and empty their crops.
  5. The excreta of an earthworm or similar creature.
  6. (programming) The act of converting between data types.
  7. (hunting) Of hounds, the act of spreading out and searching for a scent.
    • 1886, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, H.L. Brækstad, transl., Folk and Fairy Tales, page 77:
      "The dogs were no sooner let loose, than the hare was afoot. This time there was no stopping or casting, but the hounds were soon in full cry, and after half-an-hour's run, the hare came dancing down the moor towards me."
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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English casting.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

casting m (plural castings)

  1. casting (selection of actors)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English casting.

NounEdit

casting m (invariable)

  1. casting (selection of actors)

PolishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English casting.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

casting m inan

  1. casting (selection of performers)

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Further readingEdit

  • casting in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • casting in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

casting m (plural castings)

  1. Alternative form of cásting