molder

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verb mold·er \ˈmōl-dər\

Definition of molder

moldered

moldering

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  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to crumble into particles :  disintegrate, decay

Examples of molder in a sentence

  1. <leaves moldering in the compost pile>

Origin and Etymology of molder

frequentative of 5mold


First Known Use: 1531


MOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

molder

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verb mold·er \ˈmōl-dər\

Definition of molder for English Language Learners

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



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