Definition of recast verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    recast

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːst//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæst//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they recast
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːst//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæst//
     
    he / she / it recasts
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːsts//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæsts//
     
    past simple recast
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːst//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæst//
     
    past participle recast
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːst//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæst//
     
    -ing form recasting
    BrE BrE//ˌriːˈkɑːstɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈkæstɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1recast something (as something) to change something by organizing or presenting it in a different way She recast her lecture as a radio talk.
  2. 2recast somebody (as something) to change the actors or the role of a particular actor in a play, etc.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: recast