moulding

Part of speech: noun

The act of shaping with a mold.

Part of speech: noun

Anything made in a mold.

Part of speech: noun

An ornamental strip on any structure.

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Usage examples "moulding":

  1. It is clear that the former system is best for the mere production of children, and the latter for moulding consorts for life. - "Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4)", Plutarch.
  2. The vivacity and brilliancy of a Greek moulding makes a Roman work look heavy and dull. - "The Practice and Science Of Drawing", Harold Speed.
  3. Young married women, young impressionable Temporary Spinsters everywhere, would soon be reading this book, and moulding their characters upon it. - "Angela's Business", Henry Sydnor Harrison.