Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


You may roll or improve the shape, if there is any irregularity, while crumbing them.

He felt that reality and stability were crumbing into an abyss of illusion and sorcery.

Some people succeed better in crumbing fish by sifting the crumbs on to it through a very fine strainer after it is egged.

A cheap and excellent dish is made by filleting the tail of cod, egging and crumbing the pieces and frying them.

These were probably used, however, for crumbing bread, and not for sharpening tools.

Add a tablespoonful of water to an egg used for crumbing in order to remove the stringiness.

These crumbs may be used for crumbing eggplant, oysters, veal cutlets or croquettes.