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Definition of miscast verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[usually passive] miscast somebody (as somebody/something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they miscast
he / she / it miscasts
past simple miscast
-ing form miscasting
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to choose an actor to play a role for which they are not suitable He was hopelessly miscast as the romantic hero.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: miscast