noun Also castor (for defs 2–5).
verb (used without object)
Related formscast·er·less, adjective
Definition for caster (2 of 2)
- an endogamous and hereditary social group limited to persons of the same rank, occupation, economic position, etc., and having mores distinguishing it from other such groups.
- any rigid system of social distinctions.
Origin of caste
Examples from the Web for caster
Then that brought up the question of sentience: Is this Will Caster?How ‘Transcendence’ Director Wally Pfister Became Christopher Nolan’s Secret Weapon|Andrew Romano|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Within he found a young man whom the caster addressed most respectfully as Dr. Benda, and who was about thirty years old.
Then Caster came up, and immediately after him, red in the face as though he were going to have a fit, Miller.The Trembling of a Leaf|William Somerset Maugham
In the middle were hooks in the trunk-beams for the caster and the lantern.The Yacht Club|Oliver Optic
On these the caster and modeller may work his will, and if he also possesses a good eye for color the results may be of the best.Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit|Albert B. Farnham
It was quite a little while before the caster turned to Daniel and asked him what he wanted.
British Dictionary definitions for caster (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for caster (2 of 2)
Word Origin for caste
Science definitions for caster
Culture definitions for caster
One of the four hereditary social divisions in Hinduism. Members of any one caste are restricted in their choice of occupation and may have only limited association with members of other castes.