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Synonyms for crumbleˈkrʌm bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crumble, crumple, tumble, break down, collapse(verb)

    fall apart

    topple, crease, collapse, analyze, buckle, crack, crack up, rumple, cave in, fail, snap, twig, whirl, go bad, tumble, break up, decay, cotton on, give, crock up, knit, get wise, conk out, analyse, whirl around, fall apart, give out, crumble, cockle, catch on, go, fall in, get onto, wrinkle, break, crumple, pucker, die, decompose, get it, latch on, dissect, break down, give way, crush, take apart, dilapidate, burst, lose it, crinkle, founder, tip

  2. crumble, fall apart(verb)

    break or fall apart into fragments

    break down, decay, separate, crumple, bust, tumble, wear, dilapidate, collapse, crumble, split up, go to pieces, break, come apart, fall apart, wear out

  3. decay, crumble, dilapidate(verb)

    fall into decay or ruin

    break down, dilapidate, decompose, crumple, disintegrate, tumble, collapse, crumble, decay, fall apart

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crumble(v. a.)

    crush, break to pieces, disintegrate, reduce to fragments

  2. crumble(v. n.)

    fall to pieces, break into pieces, become disintegrated

  3. crumble(v. n.)

    perish, fall into decay

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