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MOLD





Definition:

  1. [noun] the distinctive form in which a thing is made; "pottery of this cast was found throughout the region"
    Synonyms: cast, stamp

  2. [noun] container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens
    Synonyms: mould, cast

  3. [noun] loose soil rich in organic matter
    Synonyms: mould

  4. [noun] the process of becoming mildewed
    Synonyms: mildew

  5. [noun] a fungus that produces a superficial growth on various kinds of damp or decaying organic matter
    Synonyms: mould

  6. [noun] sculpture produced by molding
    Synonyms: mould, ing, moulding, modeling, clay sculpture

  7. [verb] form in clay, wax, etc; "model a head with clay"
    Synonyms: model, mould

  8. [verb] become moldy; spoil due to humidity; "The furniture molded in the old house"
    Synonyms: mildew

  9. [verb] form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold; "cast a bronze sculpture"
    Synonyms: cast, mould

  10. [verb] make something, usually for a specific function; "She molded the riceballs carefully"; "Form cylinders from the dough"; "shape a figure"; "Work the metal into a sword"
    Synonyms: shape, form, work, mould, forge

  11. [verb] fit tightly, follow the contours of; "The dress molds her beautiful figure"

  12. [verb] shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
    Synonyms: determine, shape, influence, regulate

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