What does the word mouldy mean?

Usage examples for mouldy

  1. Lyon Berners looked all around, up and down the interior, from the arched ceiling to the side- walls with their window spaces and the flagstone floor with its mouldy seams. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  2. It ceased, and yet a gentle murmur seemed to steal through the mouldy walls, of birds and flowers, sunlight and the open air, of once- loved mothers, and of long- forgotten homes. – Master Skylark by John Bennett
  3. But as for losing feeling, ' continued he, rising and cramming a few mouldy crusts into his wallet, 'that, like everything else, is past proof. – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley