Cast a long shadow - Something or someone that casts a long shadow has considerable influence on other people or events.
Cast aspersion - If you cast aspersion, you try to blacken someone's name and make people think badly of them.
Cast doubt on - If you make other people not sure about a matter, then you have cast doubt on it.
Cast iron stomach - A person with a cast iron stomach can eat or drink anything without any ill effects.
Cast pearls before swine - If you cast pearls before swine, you offer something of value to someone who doesn't appreciate it- 'swine' are 'pigs'.
Cast sheep's eyes at - If you cast sheep's eyes at at someone, you look lovingly or with longing at them.
Cast your mind back - If somebody tells you to cast your mind back on something, they want you to think about something that happened in the past, but which you might not remember very well, and to try to remember as much as possible.
Cast your net widely - If you cast your net widely, you use a wide range of sources when trying to find something.
Casting vote - The casting vote is a vote given to a chairman or president that is used when there is a deadlock.
Die is cast - If the die is cast, a decision has been made that cannot be altered and fate will decide the consequences.
This cast-iron road was denominated a "plate-way," from the plate-like form in which the rails were cast.
"Lives of the Engineers The Locomotive. George and Robert Stephenson" by Samuel Smiles
Adele resented what she knew to be a slight cast upon her dead mother's memory, but she did not speak.
"The Silver Lining" by John Roussel
High-caste Hindus use it in speaking to low-caste people, in order to emphasise their own superior position.
"India and the Indians" by Edward F. Elwin
Light is cast here upon the bondage to Satan by which our nature, entangled in sins, is oppressed.
"Commentary on Genesis, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
The most interesting of the casts is that of two women, probably mother and daughter, lying feet to feet.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
The Puritans boasted that the unclean spirit was cast out.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
It is the custom of most of the higher-caste Hindus to cremate their dead; while many of the lowest castes and outcasts resort to burial.
"India, Its Life and Thought" by John P. Jones
Caste and the Sentiments of Caste Reflected in Popular Speech.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
The big gray hound rose and followed, casting a hostile look at Daoud.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Whenever I made a cast with one of these a big fish would hit it and either strip the hooks off or break my tackle.
"Tales of Fishes" by Zane Grey
This process must be repeated as many times as there are stitches cast on.
"The Ladies' Work-Table Book" by Anonymous
There has never been a convert in that town since that young man was banished from it, out-casted by his Caste.
"Things as They Are" by Amy Wilson-Carmichael
The Prefect cast a satisfied glance after him.
"A Struggle for Rome, v. 1" by Felix Dahn
She cast a quick look round the hall.
"A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3)" by Felix Dahn
They set gold boiling, they gather herbs at midnight, they cast sinister looks upon the people's cattle.
"Toilers of the Sea" by Victor Hugo
The highest caste influences, in a measure, the customs of the lower castes.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
The oxen were in two rows, cast when it was cast.
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
Who had cast the cowries?
"Caribbee" by Thomas Hoover
But a low-caste man with a high-caste woman is another matter.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
When he flew up the steps, she slipped behind the curtains, trembling with joy at the bashful glances he cast at her.
"The Song of Songs" by Hermann Sudermann
Soon I was near my lofty home,
But when I cast my eye
Upon that flower so fair and lone
Why did I heave a sigh?
"Verses" by Anne Bronte
It was not in the Winter
Our loving lot was cast;
It was the time of roses—
We pluck’d them as we pass’d!
"Time of Roses" by Thomas Hood
The fisher in the lake below
Durst never cast his net,
Nor ever swallow in its waves
Her passing wings would wet.
"Donica - A Ballad" by Robert Southey
If he is God to the incomplete,
Fulfilling lack and need,
Then I may cast before his feet
A half-word or half-deed.
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
As the weary traveller sees
In desert or prairie vast,
Blue lakes, overhung with trees
That a pleasant shadow cast;
"Fata Morgana. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Third)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thou art our kind Preserver, from
The cradle to the tomb;
And I was cast upon thy care,
Ev'n from my mother's womb.
"Trust in Providence" by John Logan
Heat a cast iron skillet over high heat until very hot.
Christina Hendricks also cast in boxing pic.
Cast members celebrated with an evening Gala at Hudson Terrace.
It's high noon for The Simpsons and it appears the voice cast has blinked .
Meet the Cast of 'The Simpsons'.
There he is, Paul Bristow, cocking his head, compelling you to cast off the grumps, wearing a fright wig, kicking up a leg.
The cast give hints at what's in store starting July 15.
As Indiana Republicans celebrate their newly expanded power and plan how to wield it, Hoosier Democrats are seeking a way back from the wilderness into which voters cast them last week.
'Private Practice' Bloopers : The Cast Plays 'What's That Line'.
The leaves have the same blue cast, but the plant is quite a bit larger than last year's plants.
Thousands cast ballots in first week of early voting.
For the first time this year, a "no" vote was cast.
The term is short for bourgeois and bohemian, two social castes no one ever expected to find mixed up together.
A casting call will take place at Vanity Nightclub inside the Hard Rock on Thursday, November 29 and Friday, November 30 from 11 am to 6 p.m.
Real Housewives cast members catch finale in D.C.
At energies higher than 10 keV, focusing is technologically very hard to archieve. A workaround are coded mask imagers, where a position sensitive detector records the shadow of a mask pattern cast by the sources under investigation.
Coded mask imaging of extended sources with Gaussian random fields
Coded mask cameras observe a source by recording the shadow cast by the mask onto the detector.
Coded mask imaging of extended sources with Gaussian random fields
We have therefore to keep the charge Q in the exponent, instead of casting it into a power series.
Broken Symmetry and Coherence of Molecular Vibrations in Tunnel Transitions
The approach of Derriennic and Lin is more abstract and powerful, cast in the framework of Banach space contractions, and ultimately produces stronger results.
An almost sure invariance principle for random walks in a space-time random environment
Darcy’s law, etc., are cast in the form of stochastic equations and solved as such directly.
Equation-free, multiscale computation for unsteady random diffusion
There is even the suggestion that if the detection of order vs. randomness is cast in the standard two–alternative format for perceptual discrimination experiments, then people can learn to perform with close to the statistically maximum reliability .
Should you believe that this coin is fair?
If ∆η = 0, then the ﬁrst condition above can be casted into the following familiar form of the balance equation under the weak coupling condition (T ≪ µ).
Extensive study of phase diagram for charge neutral homogeneous quark matter affected by dynamical chiral condensation -- unified picture for thermal unpairing transitions from weak to strong coupling --
Our method consists in showing that both of these problems can be cast into the same Wiener-Hopf type problem involving an integral equation over half-space, albeit with different initial conditions.
Unified Solution of the Expected Maximum of a Random Walk and the Discrete Flux to a Spherical Trap
This intuition is cast in control-theoretic language by requesting that the control propagator follows a random but known path on G .
Random decoupling schemes for quantum dynamical control and error suppression
It is useful to cast the equation in a more intuitive form.
Fluctuations and Long-Term Stability: from Coherence to Chaos
The integrability of the complex structure can be cast in the form d(ρ + i ˆρ) = 0.
Black hole entropy and topological strings on generalized CY manifolds
Every other spectral quantity, like, e.g., the dynamical spin susceptibility can be cast in an analogous form exploiting the Lehmann spectral representation.
Solving Dynamical Mean-Field Theory at very low temperature using Lanczos Exact Diagonalization
We also present a new argument based on 44Ca/40 Ca ratios in mainstream SiC stardust grains that may cast doubt on massive-He-cap Type I supernovae as the source of most galactic 44Ca.
Are Ti44-Producing Supernovae Exceptional?
This reformulation thus casts general relativity as a gauge theory and does not only bring it formally closer to other interactions but also leads to a direct way for a background independent quantization.
Quantum Riemannian Geometry and Black Holes
However, a simple heuristic argument casts doubts on the validity of Eq. (3).
Distance traveled by random walkers before absorption in a random medium