crumble: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (krum'bul), [key]
— v., n. -bled, -bling,
- to break into small fragments or crumbs.
- to fall into small pieces; break or part into small fragments.
- to decay or disintegrate gradually: The ancient walls had crumbled.
- a crumbly or crumbled substance.
- bits of crisp bacon, bread, etc., added to other foods, esp. as a topping.
- crumb; particle; fragment.
- crumble (Thesaurus)