- 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 moulding (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of mold2
Example sentences from the Web for moulding
Moulding is currently helping a divorcing couple work through the conditions of a prenup they wrote before DOMA was reversed.The Gay Divorce Trap: When Same-Sex Marriage Goes Wrong|Lizzie Crocker|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Three or more openings are provided through this moulding material by the insertion of wood or pipe forms.Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting|Harold P. Manly
In the moulding room just now it seems to break all around me, and me crying like a child because the boy was gone.Dr. Jonathan (A Play)|Winston Churchill
The finish of the caique is often extraordinary—finest fret-work and moulding, carved and modelled as for Cleopatra.The World of Waters|Mrs. David Osborne
British Dictionary definitions for moulding (1 of 2)
- a shaped outline, esp one used on cornices, etc
- a shaped strip made of wood, stone, etc
British Dictionary definitions for moulding (2 of 2)
Scientific definitions for moulding
Idioms and Phrases with moulding
see cast in the same mold.