- a three-dimensional pattern used to shape a plate after it has been softened by heating.
- a template for a frame.
- a molding.
- a group of moldings.
verb (used with object)
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Origin of mold1
OTHER WORDS FROM moldmold·a·ble, mould·a·ble, adjectivemold·a·bil·i·ty, mould·a·bil·i·ty, noun
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Definition for molded (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for molded
And he used himself as an example of a path that was chosen and molded by the one and only Paul Ryan: the everyman.6 Best Moments From Paul Ryan’s Republican Convention Speech (VIDEO)|Jake Heller, Nina Strochlic|August 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is only in America that a football coach would be honored like that, molded into immortality.Joe Paterno Was a Dictator: Penn State Deserved Its Punishment|Buzz Bissinger|July 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It could have encapsulated the idea that David Cameron was molded by the Murdochs.
“Those old courses were molded into the land,” he tells The Daily Beast.
There were bold minidresses with molded bodices that exaggerated an hourglass figure.
Yet all that force was regulated to a hair—he beat, he molded, he never broke.Put Yourself in His Place|Charles Reade
They took my husband away from me and molded him into the political lieutenant of my father.Theft|Jack London
By the other method the pile is molded in suitable forms and after becoming hard is driven as a wood or steel pile is driven.Concrete Construction|Halbert P. Gillette
The favorite beverage is made from the penalis, or long kiss—a hollow-shaped banana, molded from sugar, mixed with wine and water.Petals Plucked from Sunny Climes|Sylvia Sunshine
A Marlborough sherd from one of these has a gadrooned edge and molded swags and palmettes.The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia|C. Malcolm Watkins
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see cast in the same mold.