Casting net

a net which is cast and drawn, in distinction from a net that is set and left.

See also: Casting

References in classic literature ?
And on the shore sat a fisherman watching: in his hands he held a casting net for fish, and seemed as if about to cast it forth.
First-time director Sameer Khan had thrown his casting net over the UAE for his debut film Dollars which is currently being filmed.
That Radia person, once upon a time casting net on Ananth Sir.
CASTING NET WIDE: Alex McLeish may look to the Middle East to unearth another gem like Mauro Zarate, far right
One lacklustre performance crosses the stage after another, and you wonder how on earth some of these actors got through the casting net since they speak the lines very badly.
Mold yield calculations are based on metal cost, casting pouring weight, casting net weight and riser value.
Local Asset Management Firm Hopes to Capitalize on Wall Street Chaos by Casting Net for Brokers Ready to Go Independent
Fishermen were seen casting nets and pulling up kilos of Catla, Rohu and Mrigala fish.
Now I have the same bullet design in a Lyman 4-cavity mold, so a few hours of casting nets me a pile of .
The dhow race is symbolic of ancient times when pearl divers would set out with their casting nets to earn their livelihood and set in place Dubai's early trading history.
The bottom line is that fishermen should be casting nets and gear, not getting bogged down by government bureaucracy.