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verb
  1. 1
    to break something into very small pieces, or to be broken into very small pieces

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of crumble

    1. a.

      crumble

      or

      ˌcrumble aˈway

      if something hard such as stone or a brick crumbles or crumbles away, parts of it fall off because it is very old or damaged

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of crumble

  2. 2
    to stop existing or being effective

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of crumble

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