Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
mold2

mold2

pronunciation:
mold
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a surface growth of fungus, often fuzzy or downy, that forms on stale, damp, or decaying matter.
 
synonyms:
mildew
similar words:
blight, dry rot, must, rot, rust, smut
definition 2: any of the fungi that cause this surface growth.
synonyms:
fungus
similar words:
mildew, parasite, rust, smut
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: molded, molding, molds
definition: to cause to become covered with mold.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to become covered with mold.
similar words:
decay, decompose, rot
Word Explorer
See
  food, fungus