HyperDic: molding

English > 5 senses of the word molding:
NOUNactmolding, castingthe act of creating something by casting it in a mold
artifactmolding, mouldinga decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing
artifactmolding, moulding, bordera decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
artifactmolding, mold, mould, moulding, modeling, clay sculpturesculpture produced by molding / molding
actmolding, modeling, modelling, mouldinga preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied
molding > pronunciation
Soundsmow'ldihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > molding: 5 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of creating something by casting it in a mold.
Synonymcasting
Broadercreating from raw materialsThe act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it
Spanishcasting, fundición, modelado, moldeado
Verbsmoldform by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold
moldform in clay, wax, etc
English > molding: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing.
Synonymmoulding
Narrowerannulet, bandelet, bandelette, bandlet, square and rabbetmolding in the form of a ring
architraveThe molding around a door / door or window
baseboard, mopboard, skirting boardA molding covering the joint formed by a wall and the floor
beading, bead, beadwork, astragalA beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture
cavettoA concave molding shaped like a quarter circle in cross section
conge, congee(architecture) a concave molding
corniceA molding at the corner between the ceiling and the top of a wall
cyma, cymatium(architecture) a molding for a cornice
egg-and-dart, egg-and-anchor, egg-and-tongueA decorative molding
gorgerin, neckingThe molding at the top of a column
ovolo, thumb, quarter roundA convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse
quirk molding, quirk mouldingA molding having a small groove in it
ribA projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling
subbaseThe lowest molding of an architectural base or of a baseboard
surbaseThe molding or border above the base of a structure (a pedestal or podium or wall)
torus, torecommonly the lowest molding at the base of a column
Broaderdecoration, ornament, ornamentationSomething used to beautify
Spanishmoldura
Catalanmotllura
English > molding: 5 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge.
Synonymsmoulding, border
Part ofpicture frameA framework in which a picture / picture is mounted
BroaderedgeThe outside limit of an object or area or surface
Spanishmoldura
Catalanmotllura
English > molding: 5 senses > noun 4, artifact
Meaningsculpture produced by molding / molding.
Synonymsmold, mould, moulding, modeling, clay sculpture
BroadersculptureA three-dimensional work of plastic art
Spanishmolde, vaciado
Catalanmotlle, motllura
Verbsmoldform by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold
English > molding: 5 senses > noun 5, act
MeaningA preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied.
Synonymsmodeling, modelling, moulding
Broadersculpture, carvingcreating figures or designs in three dimensions
Spanishmodelado, moldura
Catalanmotlle, motllura
Verbsmoldform in clay, wax, etc

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