1. cutting off the act of cutting something off
  2. casting vote the deciding vote cast by the presiding officer to resolve a tie
  3. casting the act of creating something by casting it in a mold
  4. costing cost accounting
  5. castigate inflict severe punishment on
  6. cast anchor secure a vessel with an anchor
  7. distinguish mark as different
  8. cast off get rid of
  9. cast-off thrown away
  10. casting lots making a chance decision by using lots (straws or pebbles etc.) that are thrown or drawn
  11. fasting abstaining from food
  12. distinctive of a feature that helps to identify a person or thing
  13. leading off the act of enticing others into sinful ways
  14. wasting any general reduction in vitality and strength of body and mind resulting from a debilitating chronic disease
  15. lasting lasting a long time without change
  16. basting a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together
  17. tasting a kind of sensing
  18. lastingly in an enduring or permanent manner
  19. castling interchanging the positions of the king and a rook
  20. Hastings a town in East Sussex just to the south of the place where the battle of Hastings took place