Sentence Examples


  • When the world began to crumble, she returned to find the house in ruins and the body of her dead daughter in the arms of her father-in-law.
  • The book's ancient pages were so brittle, he feared they would crumble before he finished.
  • We also visited the anthropological department, and I was much interested in the relics of ancient Mexico, in the rude stone implements that are so often the only record of an age--the simple monuments of nature's unlettered children (so I thought as I fingered them) that seem bound to last while the memorials of kings and sages crumble in dust away--and in the Egyptian mummies, which I shrank from touching.
  • Castings when dry often crumble into small pellets and these are apt
  • There 's bramble jelly to be made and bramble and apple crumble to put in the freezer.

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