Cast a net

have a bet

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • cast a net — Australian Slang have a bet …   English dialects glossary

  • cast your net wide — phrase to consider or involve a large variety of people or things Velikovsky had cast his net wide in search of supporting evidence for his theory. Thesaurus: to include something or someonesynonym Main entry: cast * * * cast your net wide see… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cast your net wide — cast/spread your net wide ► to include many people or things when you are looking for something or trying to do something: »With unemployment in the area below 1%, it has had to cast its net wide to fill the 70 jobs it expects to create this year …   Financial and business terms

  • cast your net wide — cast (your) net wide/wider to think about a large number of things or people when choosing the thing or person that you want. If we don t get many interesting candidates this time round we may have to cast our net a little wider …   New idioms dictionary

  • cast your net wider — cast (your) net wide/wider to think about a large number of things or people when choosing the thing or person that you want. If we don t get many interesting candidates this time round we may have to cast our net a little wider …   New idioms dictionary

  • cast your net widely — If you cast your net widely, you use a wide range of sources when trying to find something …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • cast your net widely —    If you cast your net widely, you use a wide range of sources when trying to find something.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • cast your net wide — to consider or involve a large variety of people or things Velikovsky had cast his net wide in search of supporting evidence for his theory …   English dictionary

  • cast/spread your net wide — ► to include many people or things when you are looking for something or trying to do something: »With unemployment in the area below 1%, it has had to cast its net wide to fill the 70 jobs it expects to create this year. Main Entry: ↑net …   Financial and business terms

  • cast net wide — cast (your) net wide/wider to think about a large number of things or people when choosing the thing or person that you want. If we don t get many interesting candidates this time round we may have to cast our net a little wider …   New idioms dictionary


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