What does cast on mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cast on(verb)

    make the first row of stitches when knitting


  1. cast on(Verb)

    to start the first row of knitting by putting stitches on a needle

Anagrams for cast on »

  1. actons, cantos, Octans

  2. Actons

  3. Octans


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cast on in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cast on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Baltasar Kormakur:

    You know, it's a big cast on a big mountain. But, in the end, they were all ready for what was in store for them.

  2. Ted Miller:

    That was something that concerned me that having a cast on your finger rather than a ring may be good for the economy, but it turns out it’s not.

  3. James Arthur Baldwin:

    People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating back to them, poisoned.

  4. Gene Roddenberry:

    It was great to see a great diverse cast on TV, even before we knew what that was. But it was very interesting to hear a Scotsman, a black woman, an Asian all in one TV show, flying around space. That was pretty out there, star Trek Beyond.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A devil on being caught for his evil thought and wrong doings gets the help sought of his buddies asking them to go into public with a mask of a civil to rebuke him first virulently and later on revoke all allegations and aspersions cast on him to give him a clean chit.

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