I read it in an old, old book, in a mouldy old circulating library.
It seemed as if the sun-rays could never reach that paving, mouldy with damp.
If the folio be followed, I read, vinew'd, that is mouldy leven.
Then it took them to another lake, into which they cast a mouldy log.
Stepping upon an earthern floor, he found himself in a vault-like chamber—damp, mouldy, and foul of atmosphere.
The rooms were low and cramped, and had a mouldy, disused smell in them.
He seemed to me just like a dog who mumbles and chews a mouldy old bone with a sort of fury.
When we got it, it had been wet and was so mouldy that we had to chop it out with an ax.
They manage to steal some mouldy bread, and sleep one night in a cask.
Her best gown was all damp and mouldy in the attic that was her bower.
Of the Gibeonites it is said that "all the bread of their provision was dry and mouldy" (Josh. 9:5, 12). The Hebrew word here rendered "mouldy" (nikuddim) is rendered "cracknels" in 1 Kings 14:3, and denotes a kind of crisp cake. The meaning is that the bread of the Gibeonites had become dry and hard, hard as biscuits, and thus was an evidence of the length of the journey they had travelled.