1. [ noun ] the act of creating something by casting it in a mold
Synonyms: casting
Related terms: creating_from_raw_materials cast
2. [ noun ] a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
Synonyms: border moulding
Related terms: edge picture_frame
3. [ noun ] (fine art) sculpture produced by molding
Synonyms: mould moulding modeling clay_sculpture mold
Related terms: sculpture model cast
4. [ noun ] a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing
Synonyms: moulding
Related terms: decoration architrave beading cornice cyma subbase rib egg-and-dart conge gorgerin quirk_molding ovolo surbase cavetto baseboard torus annulet
5. [ noun ] (fine art) a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
Synonyms: moulding modelling modeling
Related terms: sculpture cheoplasty model
Similar spelling:   moulding