amoldering

adjective

amol·​der·​ing
əˈmōld(ə)riŋ
: in a decaying condition
amoldering in the grave

Word History

Etymology

a- entry 1 + moldering, gerund of molder

First Known Use

1866, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amoldering was in 1866

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“Amoldering.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amoldering. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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