Definition of Moldy

1. Adjective. Covered with or smelling of mold. "A moldy (or musty) odor"

Exact synonyms: Mouldy, Musty
Similar to: Stale
Derivative terms: Mold, Moldiness, Mould, Must, Mustiness



Definition of Moldy

1. a. Overgrown with, or containing, mold; as, moldy cheese or bread.

Definition of Moldy

1. Adjective. Covered with mold. ¹

2. Adjective. Stale or musty. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Moldy

1. musty [adj MOLDIER, MOLDIEST] - See also: musty

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moldy

moldering
molders
moldier
moldiest
moldily
moldiness
moldinesses
molding
moldings
moldiwarp
moldiwarps
moldlike
molds
moldwarp
moldwarps
moldy (current term)
mole
mole-eyed
mole cricket
mole crickets
mole fraction
mole plant
mole rat
mole rats
mole run
mole runs
mole salamander
molebut
molecast
molecasts

Literary usage of Moldy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. School and Home Cooking by Carlotta Cherryholmes Greer (1920)
"Experiment 89: Contamination of Fresh Food by Means of moldy Food. — Dip a piece of bread in water and place it on a saucer. With a knitting needle, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia of Practical Horticulture: A Reference System of Commercial by Granville Lowther, William Worthington (1914)
"On the twigs the moldy growth may occur as white blotches. The leaves which are also usually attacked, are covered with a white growth and are ..."

3. Maxims of Public Health by Orlando Williams Wight (1884)
"Even larger and visible fungi flourish in a damp house. Things become "moldy," as we say. As all organizations that live and grow must decay and ..."

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