Definition of 'mouldy'
Example sentences containing 'mouldy'
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The fruits are still edible but need to be picked before they go mouldy. The Sun (2011)Areas sown too thickly go mouldy and die off. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But a second inspection this month found food was still mouldy. The Sun (2011)They are going mouldy quickly this year - so grab them while you can. The Sun (2011)Avoid carpet, as it will go mouldy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If a cutting shows signs of going mouldy, pull it out quickly before it can infect the rest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will need a relatively moist atmosphere to stop them wilting, but not so moist that they go mouldy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And choose a dry day - if they are damp, they may go mouldy in storage. The Sun (2014)When we finally managed to get a room in the hotel we had booked, it was filthy with mouldy walls and plug sockets hanging off. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'mouldy'
British English: mouldy /ˈməʊldɪ/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is mouldy is covered with mould.
- American English: moldy
- Arabic: عَفِن
- Brazilian Portuguese: embolorado
- Chinese: 发霉的
- Croatian: pljesniv
- Czech: plesnivý
- Danish: muggen
- Dutch: schimmelig
- European Spanish: mohoso
- Finnish: homeinen
- French: moisi
- German: schimmelig
- Greek: μουχλιασμένος
- Italian: ammuffito
- Japanese: かびた
- Korean: 곰팡 슨
- Norwegian: muggen
- Polish: spleśniały
- European Portuguese: bolorento
- Romanian: mucegăit
- Russian: заплесневелый
- Spanish: mohoso
- Swedish: möglig
- Thai: ซึ่งปกคลุมด้วยรา
- Turkish: küflü
- Ukrainian: вкритий пліснявою
- Vietnamese: bị mốc
Definition of mouldy from the Collins English Dictionary
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