Becast meaning

(obsolete) To cover or surround by casting (something) about.
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(intransitive, obsolete) To cast about; plan; plot; contrive.
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Origin of becast

  • From Middle English bicasten, equivalent to be- +‎ cast. Sense of plan, plot due to conflation with costen (“to contrive, try”). More at costen.

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