treated chemically so as to repel the clothes moth
to make mothproof
Resistant to damage by moths.
transitive verbmoth·proofed, moth·proof·ing, moth·proofs
To make resistant to damage by moths.
(comparative more mothproof, superlative most mothproof)
- Proof against being eaten by moths.
(third-person singular simple present mothproofs, present participle mothproofing, simple past and past participle mothproofed)
- To use apply odoriferous materials intended to repel moths from clothing.