adjective, crum·bli·er, crum·bli·est.
Words nearby crumbly
OTHER WORDS FROM crumblycrum·bli·ness, nounun·crum·bly, adjective
Examples from the Web for crumbly
Add the butter and mix it on low speed until the mixture is crumbly.The Barefoot Contessa Knows How To Make Us Crumble|Ina Garten|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, the crumbly texture helps make it a sinfully delicious topping for yogurt.
Gapper let him have 'em for two cents, because he'd had 'em a good while and the edges of 'em were some crumbly.The William Henry Letters|Abby Morton Diaz
Just by the smell of them your mind's eye pictured them coming from the oven—crisp brown circlets, crumbly, toothsome, delectable.Cheerful--By Request|Edna Ferber
At first they walked on concrete and then came to a crumbly edge of it and found themselves stepping on hard, sandy earth.The Einstein See-Saw|Miles John Breuer
Heres a broken one, and she reached over the screen and passed Dot the crumbly bit of candy.The Corner House Girls|Grace Brooks Hill
Pilkins conducted them to the crumbly red brick house of the Von der Ruyslings.Roads of Destiny|O. Henry