1. [ noun ] the process of becoming mildewed
Synonyms: mold
Related terms: spoilage mold
2. [ verb ] become moldy; spoil due to humidity
Synonyms: mold

"The furniture molded in the old house"

Related terms: change dry-rot smut
3. [ noun ] (botany) a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter
Related terms: fungus powdery_mildew downy_mildew mold
Similar spelling:   mild