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English definition of “moulder”

moulder

verb [I] UK (US molder)     /ˈməʊl.dər/ US  /ˈmoʊl.dɚ/
to decay slowly: I found these apples mouldering in the cupboard. → Synonym rot verbDecaying and staying fresh to be left somewhere and not used or cared for: There's an old bike that's been mouldering away in the shed for years.Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
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