noun, plural mould·ies. British Military Slang.
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How glad she will be of an opportunity of relating that ancient quarrel with her sister and ventilating her mouldy grievances!The Purple Land|W. H. Hudson
From rock and bridge and mouldy archway tender tendrils of living green fluttered, brushing her cheeks.The Younger Set|Robert W. Chambers
Except one or two sodden mattresses and a huddled bunch of mouldy bed coverings, there was nothing of the slightest value.The Rushton Boys at Treasure Cove|Spencer Davenport
When Mass was over, old Alaida crept over the mouldy mosaics timidly to his side, and kneeled down on the stones.The Waters of Edera|Louise de la Rame, a.k.a. Ouida
And very good this was, too, not like the kind you read of in old-fashioned books, mouldy and full of worms.Two Boys of the Battleship|Frank V. Webster