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verb[WITH OBJECT]usually be undercast
Allocate the parts in (a play or movie) to insufficiently skilled actors.
- ‘Apart from the lead, the play is undercast, and it is sloppily staged, even making experienced actors seen ineffectual.’
- ‘An undercast and uninterestingly 'effective' production.’
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