What does recast mean?

Definitions for recast
riˈkæst, -ˈkɑst; ˈriˌkæst, -ˌkɑstre·cast

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word recast.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. recast(verb)

    cast again, in a different role

    "He was recast as Iago"

  2. recast, remold, remould(verb)

    cast again

    "The bell cracked and had to be recast"

  3. recast, reforge, remodel(verb)

    cast or model anew

    "She had to recast her image to please the electorate in her home state"


  1. recast(Noun)

    The act or process of recasting.

  2. recast(Verb)

    To cast or throw again.

  3. recast(Verb)

    To mould again.

    The whole bell had to be recast although it had only one tiny, hardly visible crack.

  4. recast(Verb)

    To reproduce in a new form.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recast(verb)

    to throw again

  2. Recast(verb)

    to mold anew; to cast anew; to throw into a new form or shape; to reconstruct; as, to recast cannon; to recast an argument or a play

  3. Recast(verb)

    to compute, or cast up, a second time

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Recast

    rē-kast′, v.t. to cast or throw again: to cast or mould anew: to compute a second time.—n. a moulding or shaping anew, as of a book.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. recast

    To mold anew; to cast anew; to throw into a new form or shape; to reconstruct; as, to recast cannon.

Anagrams for recast »

  1. acters, carest, carets, caster, caters, crates, reacts, traces

How to pronounce recast?

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How to say recast in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recast in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of recast in a Sentence

  1. Pierre Martin:

    Greece has recast its negotiating team for the talks with creditors, which contributes to reassure investors.

  2. Chuck Grassley:

    While the vice president and others have tried to recast his 1992 speech as merely a call for greater cooperation.

  3. Sukh Deo Muni:

    It may ... be recast taking out the 20 hectare freehold space to be given to the Chinese, and may be the loan terms could be eased.

  4. Riki Wilchins:

    You want to wish Bruce the best. But at the same time, you wish it wasn't being played out for reality-TV entertainment, yes, it's great that we're educating people. But we're talking about a civil rights issue that keeps getting recast as entertainment.

  5. Frank Marshall:

    We recast Marty McFly and that cut six weeks off our post-production schedule, we finished the film in nine weeks which was like a world record in those days but we really wanted to keep to our release date so everyone put in a Herculean effort to deliver the movie. The traditional time in those days was 20 to 24 weeks and we did it in nine.

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