molder

verb mold·er \ ˈmōl-dər \
Updated on: 10 Dec 2017

Definition of molder

moldered; moldering play \-d(ə-)riŋ\
intransitive verb
: to crumble into particles : disintegrate, decay

Examples of molder in a Sentence

  1. leaves moldering in the compost pile

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Origin and Etymology of molder

frequentative of 5mold


MOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

molder

verb

Definition of molder for English Language Learners

  • : to rot slowly especially from not being used : to decay slowly



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