moldable moldable  /ˈmoʊl də bəl/


  • (adj) capable of being molded or modeled (especially of earth or clay or other soft material)



  1. When combined with formaldehyde and exposed to extreme heat, melamine creates a moldable material that, when cooled, is virtually unbreakable and dishwasher-safe.
  2. The medics pull moldable splints from their backpacks and strap them to the young legs.
  3. And when Baekeland put this stuff into the bakelizer, he was rewarded with a hard, translucent, infinitely moldable substance.


  • Green Matter: Woodforce reaches into North America, sets sights on Asia, too

    A patented technology that binds wood fiber in pellet form to produce injection moldable and extrudable 'dice' will be commercialized globally. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT - June 2013 Keywords:  Woodforce wood plastic composites read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source:


  1. "It's actually fun because (rookie pitchers) are very moldable. They're very receptive to what they're trying to accomplish," Geren told the team's official Web site. "They're coming around. They've done a great job. It's been a pleasure to...
    on Jun 18, 2009 By: Bob Geren Source:

  2. "Kids with dreams and goals to be a major-leaguer are so moldable," said Lemon, who reached the majors at 20. "As young kids, they hear the chances of making it to the majors is a million to 1. I've never told a kid that. I've told them,...
    on Jan 30, 2007 By: Chet Lemon Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. "I wasn't one of their guys, and maybe that was the direction they wanted to go in," Arrington said. "I've gotten older. I'm not just a young rookie who is as moldable. Maybe that's where the difficulties came in."
    on Mar 6, 2006 By: LaVar Arrington Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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