cast up


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cast up

vb (tr, adverb)
1. (of the sea) to cast ashore
2. (Mathematics) to compute (figures or a total)
3. to bring up as a reproach against a person
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vt sep
to cast one’s eyes up (to the heavens)seine Augen (zum Himmel) emporrichten
(= wash up) flotsam, sailorsanspülen; they were cast up on a desert islandsie wurden auf einer einsamen Insel an Land gespült
(= refer to) sb’s misdemeanours etcaufbringen; to cast something up at somebodyjdm etw vorhalten
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