[mohl-der] /ˈmoʊl dər/
verb (used without object)
to turn to dust by natural decay; crumble; disintegrate; waste away:
a house that had been left to molder.
verb (used with object)
to cause to molder.
the US spelling of moulder1
also moulder, “to crumble away,” 1530s, probably frequentative of mold (n.3) “loose earth.” Related: Moldered; moldering.
also moulder, mid-15c., “one who molds or forms,” agent noun from mold (v.). From late 13c. as a surname.
[mohld] /moʊld/ noun 1. a hollow form or matrix for giving a particular shape to something in a molten or plastic state. 2. the shape created or imparted to a thing by a mold. 3. something formed in or on a mold: a mold of jelly. 4. a frame on which something is formed or […]
- Moulding board
noun 1. a board on which dough is kneaded
/ˈməʊldˌwɔːp/ noun 1. an archaic or dialect name for a mole1 (sense 1)
[mohl-dee] /ˈmoʊl di/ noun, plural mouldies. British Military Slang. 1. a torpedo. /ˈməʊldɪ/ adjective mouldier, mouldiest (US) moldier, moldiest 1. covered with mould 2. stale or musty, esp from age or lack of use 3. (slang) boring; dull adj. see moldy. Of the Gibeonites it is said that “all the bread of their provision was […]