moldy

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adjective \ˈmōl-dē\

Definition of moldy

moldier

;

moldiest

  1. 1 :  of, resembling, or covered with mold

  2. 2a :  being old and moldering :  crumblingb :  antiquated, fusty moldy tradition

moldiness

noun

Examples of moldy in a sentence

  1. Her books became moldy after being left in a damp basement.

  2. The wine had a slightly moldy aroma.

14th Century

First Known Use of moldy

14th century


MOLDY Defined for English Language Learners

moldy

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adjective \ˈmōl-dē\

Definition of moldy for English Language Learners

  • : covered with mold

  • : resembling mold : tasting, smelling, or looking like mold


MOLDY Defined for Kids

moldy

play
adjective \ˈmōl-dē\

Definition of moldy for Students

moldier

;

moldiest

  1. :  covered with or containing mold moldy fruit


Medical Dictionary

moldy

adjective
variants: or chiefly British

mouldy

\ˈmōl-dē\play

Medical Definition of moldy

moldier

or chiefly British

mouldier

;

est

  1. :  covered with a mold-producing fungus moldy bread



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