moulder


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moul·der

 (mōl′dər)
v. Chiefly British
Variant of molder.

moulder

(ˈməʊldə) or

molder

vb
(often foll by away) to crumble or cause to crumble, as through decay
[C16: verbal use of mould3]

moulder

(ˈməʊldə) or

molder

n
1. (Art Terms) a person who moulds or makes moulds
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) printing one of the set of electrotypes used for making duplicates

moulder


Past participle: mouldered
Gerund: mouldering

Imperative
moulder
moulder
Present
I moulder
you moulder
he/she/it moulders
we moulder
you moulder
they moulder
Preterite
I mouldered
you mouldered
he/she/it mouldered
we mouldered
you mouldered
they mouldered
Present Continuous
I am mouldering
you are mouldering
he/she/it is mouldering
we are mouldering
you are mouldering
they are mouldering
Present Perfect
I have mouldered
you have mouldered
he/she/it has mouldered
we have mouldered
you have mouldered
they have mouldered
Past Continuous
I was mouldering
you were mouldering
he/she/it was mouldering
we were mouldering
you were mouldering
they were mouldering
Past Perfect
I had mouldered
you had mouldered
he/she/it had mouldered
we had mouldered
you had mouldered
they had mouldered
Future
I will moulder
you will moulder
he/she/it will moulder
we will moulder
you will moulder
they will moulder
Future Perfect
I will have mouldered
you will have mouldered
he/she/it will have mouldered
we will have mouldered
you will have mouldered
they will have mouldered
Future Continuous
I will be mouldering
you will be mouldering
he/she/it will be mouldering
we will be mouldering
you will be mouldering
they will be mouldering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been mouldering
you have been mouldering
he/she/it has been mouldering
we have been mouldering
you have been mouldering
they have been mouldering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been mouldering
you will have been mouldering
he/she/it will have been mouldering
we will have been mouldering
you will have been mouldering
they will have been mouldering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been mouldering
you had been mouldering
he/she/it had been mouldering
we had been mouldering
you had been mouldering
they had been mouldering
Conditional
I would moulder
you would moulder
he/she/it would moulder
we would moulder
you would moulder
they would moulder
Past Conditional
I would have mouldered
you would have mouldered
he/she/it would have mouldered
we would have mouldered
you would have mouldered
they would have mouldered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.moulder - break downmoulder - break down; "The bodies decomposed in the heat"
biodegrade - break down naturally through the action of biological agents; "Plastic bottles do not biodegrade"
hang - suspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste; "hang the venison for a few days"
decay - undergo decay or decomposition; "The body started to decay and needed to be cremated"

moulder

verb decay, waste, break down, crumble, rot, disintegrate, perish, decompose the empty, mouldering old house
Translations

moulder

molder (US) [ˈməʊldəʳ] VI (also to moulder away) → desmoronarse (fig) → desmoronarse, decaer

moulder

[ˈməʊldər] molder (US) vi
(in obscurity)moisir
[building] → tomber en ruine

moulder

1, (US) molder
n (Tech: = person) → Former(in) m(f), → (Form)gießer(in) m(f)

moulder

2, (US) molder
vi (lit)vermodern; (leaves also)verrotten; (food)verderben; (carcass)verwesen; (fig) (mental faculties, building)zerfallen; (equipment)vermodern, vergammeln (inf); (person)verkümmern

moulder

molder (Am) [ˈməʊldəʳ] vi (decay) → ammuffire; (building) → sgretolarsi, andare in rovina
References in classic literature ?
Her needle-work was seen on the ruff of the Governor; military men wore it on their scarfs, and the minister on his band; it decked the baby's little cap; it was shut up, to be mildewed and moulder away, in the coffins of the dead.
And this tattooing, had been the work of a departed prophet and seer of his island, who, by those hieroglyphic marks, had written out on his body a complete theory of the heavens and the earth, and a mystical treatise on the art of attaining truth; so that Queequeg in his own proper person was a riddle to unfold; a wondrous work in one volume; but whose mysteries not even himself could read, though his own live heart beat against them; and these mysteries were therefore destined in the end to moulder away with the living parchment whereon they were inscribed, and so be unsolved to the last.
And far better that crows and ravens--if any ravens there be in these regions--should pick my flesh from my bones, than that they should be prisoned in a workhouse coffin and moulder in a pauper's grave.
The expedients of the pioneers who first broke ground in the settlement of this country are succeeded by the permanent improvements of the yeoman who intends to leave his remains to moulder under the sod which he tills, or perhaps of the son, who, born in the land, piously wishes to linger around the grave of his father.
All I ask is to be left alone to moulder away in solitude.
A few hampers, half-a-dozen broken bottles, and such-like rubbish, may be thrown there, when the tenant first moves in, but nothing more; and there they remain until he goes away again: the damp straw taking just as long to moulder as it thinks proper: and mingling with the scanty box, and stunted everbrowns, and broken flower-pots, that are scattered mournfully about--a prey to 'blacks' and dirt.
The house had been untenanted for some years and was threatening to moulder into a picturesque decay when the Douglases took possession of it.
My works don't all moulder away, and rot in the earth.
The 5,000th blow moulder sold by Sidel has been making PET beer bottles at one of the leaders on the world beer market, Anheuser-Busch InBev.
5-head moulder for the entry level customer; LMC 623P Platinum 9-in.
Minnesota Department of Revenue officials allege that Moulder evaded more than $18,700 in Minnesota sales tax by creating a corporation in a state with no tax for the purpose of evading tax on this boat.
Moulder was also the Head of Operations for a world class recording facility in the famous Camden area of downtown London.