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Meaning of CAST-OFF

Pronunciation:  câst of

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
 

CAST-OFF is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: cast, drop, shake off, shed, throw, throw away, throw off
 
 See Also: autotomize, exfoliate, exuviate, molt, moult, remove, slough, take, take away, withdraw

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cast"-off`\, a.
Cast or laid aside; as, cast-off clothes.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abandon, abandoned, abrupt, abstract, adrift, afloat, alienate, aweigh, break ground, cast, cast aside, cast away, cast loose, cast out, castaway, cat the anchor, chuck, clear, clear away, clear out, clear the decks, cut adrift, cut off, cut out, deep-six, delete, depart, deport, derelict, detach, disarticulate, discard, discarded, disconnect, disengage, disjoin, disjoint, disowned, dispel, dispose of, dissociate, disunite, ditch, divide, divorce, do away with, doff, douse, drop, drop the mooring, dump, eighty-six, eject, elide, eliminate, eradicate, estrange, exile, expatriate, expel, exterminate, fling off, forsaken, free, get quit of, get rid of, get shut of, give away, isolate, jettison, jilt, leave, liberate, liquidate, loose, loose for sea, loosen, outcast, outlaw, outside the gates, outside the pale, part, part with, pick out, pull away, pull back, pull out, purge, put off, reject, rejected, release, remove, root out, root up, segregate, separate, sequester, set apart, set aside, shake off, shoo, shut off, slip out of, slough, split, stand aloof, stand apart, stand aside, started, step aside, step out of, strike off, strike out, subtract, take off, throw away, throw off, throw out, throw over, throw overboard, toss overboard, unanchored, unbar, unbind, unbolt, unbuckle, unbutton, unchain, unclasp, uncouple, undo, unfasten, unfetter, unglue, unlace, unlatch, unleash, unlock, unloose, unloosen, unmoor, unmoored, unstick, unstrap, untie, untied, unwrap, unyoke, up-anchor, weed out, weigh anchor, withdraw
 

 

 

 

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