- 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.
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OTHER WORDS FROM moldmold·a·ble, mould·a·ble, adjectivemold·a·bil·i·ty, mould·a·bil·i·ty, noun
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Picture frames, nicely moulded in brass, were made here in 1825, by a modeller named Maurice Garvey.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
His letter of a few months before reveals the facility with which he moulded the steam-engine to his requirements.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
These are very elaborately moulded, the outer sides being ornamented with chevron decoration.Bell's Cathedrals: A Short Account of Romsey Abbey|Thomas Perkins
Again he felt the man's ascendancy over him, knew that he was swayed and moulded by a personality stronger than his own.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
Some of these children are not moulded into the activities of churches or other helpful organizations.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
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Other words from mold 1mold′a•ble adj.
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see cast in the same mold.