crumb-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: coat with crumbs

I sure like how she crumbed those lamb chops.
She crumbed the chicken raw and fried it.
I floured, egg and panko bread crumbed the filet and then fried.
Some people succeed in crumbing fish by sifting the crumbs on to it.
This is much easier than crumbing fish with flour, egg, and breadcrumbs.

VerbNet: butter-9.9
FrameNet: np
PropBank: crumb.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: break into crumbs

She crumbed the pepper bread for the little turkeys.
She crumbed the bread for the filling.
He crumbed the bread into the milk.
She crumbed the bread before feeding it to the birds.
Thicken with a slice or 2 of bread crumbed into the mixture

VerbNet: carve-21.2-2
FrameNet: np
PropBank: crumb.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: remove, clean crumbs from

The waiter crumbed the table.
They didn't know who ordered what, and didn't crumb the table.
Mike quickly cleared dishes, crumbed the table and offered dessert.
The busboy is crumbing tables.
A catering staff is trained in pouring wine and crumbing tables.

VerbNet: nm
FrameNet: np
PropBank: crumb.03
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3