HyperDic: cast_down

English > 1 sense of the expression cast down:
VERBemotioncast down, depress, deject, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoraliselower someone's spirits
English > cast down: 1 sense > verb 1, emotion
Meaninglower someone's spirits; make downhearted.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymsdepress, deject, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise
Narrowerchilldepress or discourage
Broaderdiscouragedeprive of courage or hope
Oppositeelate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicateFill with high spirits
Spanishabatir, deprimir, desalentar, desanimar, desmoralizar, espantar
Catalanabatre, deprimir, desanimar, descoratjar, desmoralitzar

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