moldy moldy  /ˈmoʊl di/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) covered with or smelling of mold

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Later, as the temperature rose, the Staphylococcus bacteria grew like a lawn, covering the entire plate except for the area surrounding the moldy contaminant.
  2. A moldy black water line high on the yellow siding shows where the water had crested, perhaps as high as 15 feet.
  3. Holden Caulfield is a moldy fig; the Lord of the Flies has been swatted.

News

  1. Mold issues in Orange Police Department

    Moldy carpets and walls are so bad it has forced some Orange Police officers to work out of a mobile police station.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WWLP Springfield

  2. Thursdays Doings: Jen's Open Mic at Riley's Irish Tavern

    There are some great things happening in the Moldy Pueblo tonight, but one highlight is sure to be Jen McDonald's open mic from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Riley's Irish Tavern, 5140 N. La Cholla Blvd. Remember Jen? She was the owner of the late Glass Onion Café, a Beatles-themed sandwich shop that cultivated a following for its open-mic nites and eclectic music offerings.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Tucson Weekly

  3. Wet conditions threaten Erie-area strawberry crop

    ERIE, Pa. (AP) - A wet May helped set up what local growers believe could be an exceptional strawberry crop. But a wet June could mean a lot of moldy strawberries and lost money for those same farmers.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Jersey Herald

Quotes

  1. Also, Lieberman says "rooms where some soldiers lived were found to be moldy and infested with rodents."
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Joe Lieberman Source: WLOS

  2. "Sometimes the onion in the middle is a little moldy, so you've got to get all the way inside before you can figure it out," added House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher.
    on Mar 7, 2008 By: Margaret Anderson Kelliher Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. "Give me a desk and a TV and decent chair and nice fields, and that's really what we get used to," Holmgren said. "So in that respect this place is very comfortable. The one thing I will not miss is the bubble, or the moldy smell or anything...
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Mike Holmgren Source: Bellingham Herald

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