mouldering


mouldering
adjective slowly decay.

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  • Mouldering — Molder Mold er, Moulder Mould er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Moldered}or {Mouldered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moldering} or {Mouldering}.] [From {Mold} fine soft earth: cf. Prov. G. multern.] To crumble into small particles; to turn to dust by natural decay;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • moulder — [[t]mo͟ʊldə(r)[/t]] moulders, mouldering, mouldered VERB: usu cont If something is mouldering, it is decaying slowly where it has been left. ...one of your scripts that s been mouldering under the bed for ages... It is clear that such ideas will… …   English dictionary

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  • moulder — BrE, molder AmE also moulder away verb (I) to decay slowly and gradually: old papers mouldering away in the attic | the discovery of a dead body, mouldering in the woods …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Molder — Mold er, Moulder Mould er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Moldered}or {Mouldered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moldering} or {Mouldering}.] [From {Mold} fine soft earth: cf. Prov. G. multern.] To crumble into small particles; to turn to dust by natural decay; to lose …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moldered — Molder Mold er, Moulder Mould er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Moldered}or {Mouldered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moldering} or {Mouldering}.] [From {Mold} fine soft earth: cf. Prov. G. multern.] To crumble into small particles; to turn to dust by natural decay;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moldering — Molder Mold er, Moulder Mould er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Moldered}or {Mouldered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moldering} or {Mouldering}.] [From {Mold} fine soft earth: cf. Prov. G. multern.] To crumble into small particles; to turn to dust by natural decay;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English