mould


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Synonyms for mould

Synonyms for mould

loose soil rich in organic matter

the distinctive form in which a thing is made

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the process of becoming mildewed

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a fungus that produces a superficial growth on various kinds of damp or decaying organic matter

a dish or dessert that is formed in or on a mold

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a distinctive nature, character, or type

sculpture produced by molding

container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens

form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold

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Wherever there is water, however, and vegetable mould, the ardent nature of the climate quickens everything into astonishing fertility.
And then the butter itself seems to communicate a fresh charm--it is so pure, so sweet-scented; it is turned off the mould with such a beautiful firm surface, like marble in a pale yellow light
But chiefly, the mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
But none of these young men had much hope of really advancing in his profession, or any earnest desire to do so; and over many of them the green mould of the perfunctory was already perceptibly spreading.
Brooke is a very good fellow, but pulpy; he will run into any mould, but he won't keep shape.
The soil is composed of three parts of common mould, taken from the best spot of the garden, and one of the sweepings of the road.
Great, moss-covered trunks of fallen trees lay here and there, slowly sinking back and merging into the level of the forest mould.
When Harley Kennan, automatic in hand and naked as Adam, reached the spot, he found dog and man locked together and tearing up the forest mould in their struggle.