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verb as in categorize

verb as in stereotype

verb as in type

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Example Sentences

Several Brat Pack members have since blamed the article for typecasting them and preventing their ascension into more serious work.

At times in my life, I had tried other sports and was typecast due to being large.

But during the aughts, the stunning actress had to fight back against being typecast.

All throughout doing Twilight, I got asked whether I was afraid of getting typecast.

“At first, I was worried about getting typecast,” Bennett says.

Silvio Berlusconi certainly knows how to typecast his potential constituency.

So when someone breaks character, we're reminded that people (actually) are too complicated to typecast.


On this page you'll find 310 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to typecast, such as: classify, pigeonhole, assort, class, group, and identify.

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