Cite
 

Synonyms of moulding

Noun


1. molding, moulding, decoration, ornament, ornamentation

usage: a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing

2. molding, moulding, border, edge

usage: a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge

3. mold, mould, molding, moulding, modeling, clay sculpture, sculpture

usage: sculpture produced by molding

4. modeling, modelling, molding, moulding, sculpture, carving

usage: a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied

Verb


1. model, mold, mould, shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge

usage: form in clay, wax, etc; "model a head with clay"

2. cast, mold, mould, shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge

usage: form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold; "cast a bronze sculpture"

3. shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge, create from raw material, create from raw stuff

usage: make something, usually for a specific function; "She molded the rice balls carefully"; "Form cylinders from the dough"; "shape a figure"; "Work the metal into a sword"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.