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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The thin white hands shook a little and Colin's flush grew deeper as he set the rose in the mould and held it while old Ben made firm the earth.
It was seen in his appreciating notice of the vase of flowers, the scent of which he inhaled with a zest almost peculiar to a physical organization so refined that spiritual ingredients are moulded in with it.
His whole high, broad form, seemed made of solid bronze, and shaped in an unalterable mould, like Cellini's cast Perseus.
I can see them now, exactly as they looked, working about the table in the lamplight: Jake with his heavy features, so rudely moulded that his face seemed, somehow, unfinished; Otto with his half-ear and the savage scar that made his upper lip curl so ferociously under his twisted moustache.
It possessed many possibilities, was capable of being moulded into many different forms.