smolder - Dictionary definition and meaning for word smolder
Smolder, remove the 'm' from the word, it becomes solder. For soldering, we do not require fire, it is done by electricity or by burning copper zinc ,lead etc..
smol + der -- 'smol'........small 'der'.... fear (in hindi)... in handling small things the fear is they might break down.
S+Mold+er. It's like the mold that's been covered long in a place without a way out as fire covered by carpet.