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mould

verb UK (US mold)     /məʊld/ US  /moʊld/
[T] to make a soft substance a particular shape : This plastic is going to be moulded into plates . The children moulded little pots out of/from (= made them by shaping ) clay .Industrial processingSculpture [T] to try to change or influence someone: He kept trying to mould me into something he wanted me to be.Affecting and influencing [I usually + adv/prep] to fit the body very closely : She was wearing an extremely tight costume that moulded to/round the contours of her body .Wearing clothesCloseness in distance and timeAbout to happen
(Definition of mould verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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