Sentence Examples


  • There was not a single chamber in the old fabric that was not crumbling and tottering.
  • The In the course of the next three years her empire warS seemed to be crumbling away everywhere.
  • It had, it is true, dealt a blow to Calvinism just when, owing to the reforms of the council of Trent, the religious ground had been crumbling beneath it.
  • A cannon ball struck the very end of the earth work by which he was standing, crumbling down the earth; a black ball flashed before his eyes and at the same instant plumped into something.
  • Powers created by worldliness and sin are crumbling, as they well may; "the city of God remaineth!"