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Another word for wreck

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Noun
  1. The act of destroying or state of being destroyed

  2. A wrecking of a vehicle

      1. Alternative spelling of pile-up.
      2. An accumulation as of burdensome tasks
      3. (Informal) A serious collision usually involving several motor vehicles.
      1. A cracking up
      2. A crash, as one involving an airplane or automobile.
      3. A crash, as of an airplane
      1. Complete defeat or failure; ruin
      2. A wreck or collision, esp. one that does great damage
      3. A serious collision between vehicles; a wreck.
      1. (Informal) An overwhelming popular success
      2. A violent breaking of something or the noise made by such breaking:
      3. A heavy blow or collision:
      1. A sudden failure of a program or operating system, usually without serious consequences.
      2. A sudden loud noise, as of an object breaking:
      3. (Computers) A sudden failure of a hard drive caused by damaging contact between the head and the storage surface, often resulting in the loss of data on the drive.
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    help

  3. An abrupt disastrous failure

      1. Any disaster or catastrophe
      2. Complete defeat or failure; ruin
      3. A serious collision between vehicles; a wreck.
      1. Complete ruin or defeat; total failure, esp. in business
      2. A heavy blow or collision:
      3. A violent breaking of something or the noise made by such breaking:
      1. A total, often ludicrous, collapse or failure
      2. A violent flood.
      3. A sudden, disastrous collapse, downfall, or defeat; a rout.
      1. A sudden loud noise, as of an object breaking:
      2. (Computers) A sudden failure of a hard drive caused by damaging contact between the head and the storage surface, often resulting in the loss of data on the drive.
      3. A sudden failure of a program or operating system, usually without serious consequences.
      1. An abrupt failure of function, strength, or health; a breakdown.
      2. The act of collapsing; a falling in or together; failure or breakdown, as in business or health
      3. An abrupt loss of perceived value or of effect:
      1. (Electricity) The abrupt failure of an insulator or insulating medium to restrict the flow of current.
      2. A failure to work or function properly
      3. The act or process of failing to function or continue.
    See also:

    money

  4. The remains of something destroyed, disintegrated, or decayed

      1. A wrecking or being wrecked
      2. The debris or remains of something wrecked:
      1. Destruction or ruin. Used chiefly in the phrase wrack and ruin.
      2. (--- Chiefly British) Violent destruction of a building or vehicle.
      3. Destruction; ruin
      1. The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
      2. (Archaic) A falling down, as of a building, wall, etc.
      3. Downfall, destruction, devastation, etc.
      1. Irregular fragments or pieces of rock used in masonry.
      2. A loose mass of angular fragments of rock or masonry crumbled by natural or human forces.
      3. Rough, irregular, loose fragments of rock, broken from larger bodies either by natural processes or artificially, as by blasting
      1. (Biology) The fragmented remains of dead or damaged cells or tissue.
      2. Rough, broken bits and pieces of stone, wood, glass, etc., as after destruction; rubble
      3. The scattered remains of something broken or destroyed; rubble or wreckage.
    See also:

    leftover

Verb
  1. To damage, disable, or destroy (a seacraft)

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    help

  2. To cause the complete ruin or wreckage of

  3. To pull down or break up so that reconstruction is impossible

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    help

Another word for wreck

Noun
  1. The act of wrecking

  2. Anything wrecked

      1. The scattered remains of something broken or destroyed; rubble or wreckage.
      2. Rough, broken bits and pieces of stone, wood, glass, etc., as after destruction; rubble
      3. Bits and pieces of rubbish; litter
      1. A wrecking or being wrecked
      2. The debris or remains of something wrecked:
      1. The undigested residue of food eliminated from the body; excrement.
      2. The act or an instance of wasting or the condition of being wasted:
      3. An unusable or unwanted substance or material, such as a waste product.
      1. A flat supporting framework, such as a piece of canvas stretched between parallel shafts, for carrying a disabled or dead person; a stretcher.
      2. The young borne at one time by a dog, cat, or other animal which normally bears several young at a delivery
      3. An absorbent granular or pelletized material used to cover the bottom of a receptacle (litter box) into which a domestic pet, esp. a cat, is trained to urinate and defecate
      1. Something that has survived the passage of time, especially an object or custom whose original culture has disappeared:
      2. Remaining fragments; surviving parts; ruins
      3. An object of religious veneration, especially a piece of the body or a personal item of a saint.
      1. A rickety, worn-out vehicle.
      2. Anything worn out, rickety, or rattling; esp., a dilapidated old automobile
      3. A mechanical device, particularly an automobile, that is worn out, run down, or mechanically unreliable as indicated by noises it makes in operation.
      1. (Informal) The act of two fists meeting together in the manner equivalent to a high-five.
      2. Plural form of bone
      3. A percussive folk musical instrument played as a pair in one hand, often made from bovine ribs.
      1. The act of falling down or inward, as from loss of supports.
      2. The act of collapsing; a falling in or together; failure or breakdown, as in business or health
      3. An abrupt loss of perceived value or of effect:
      1. The short stumps of grain, corn, etc., collectively, left standing after harvesting
      2. The short, stiff stalks of grain or hay remaining on a field after harvesting.
      3. Something resembling this material, especially the short growth of hair that eventually protrudes from the skin after shaving.
      1. One, such as a person or object, that is bulky, clumsy, or unwieldy.
      2. A wrecked or abandoned shell of a usually large object, such as a building or vehicle.
      3. A non-functional, but floating ship, usually stripped of rigging and equipment, and often put to other uses such as storage or accommodation.
      1. The hard framework of an animal body, supporting the tissues and protecting the organs; specif., all the bones collectively, or the bony framework, of a human being or other vertebrate animal
      2. One that is very thin or emaciated.
      3. The internal structure that protects and supports the soft organs, tissues, and other parts of a vertebrate organism, and is composed of bone and cartilage or, in certain animals, cartilage alone.
      1. (Obs.) Old cable or rope used for making oakum, mats, etc.
      2. (Informal) Articles that are worn-out or fit to be discarded:
      3. Old metal, glass, paper, rags, etc., parts of which may be salvageable for reuse
  3. A shipwreck

  4. An accident

      1. A collision involving motor vehicles that results in minor damage.
      2. (Informal) An automobile accident in which the automobile sustains little damage
      1. Alternative spelling of pile-up.
      2. An accumulation as of burdensome tasks
      3. (Informal) A serious collision usually involving several motor vehicles.
      1. (Physics) A brief dynamic event consisting of the close approach of two or more particles, such as atoms, resulting in an abrupt change of momentum or exchange of energy.
      2. The act of colliding, or coming together with sudden, violent force
      3. A clash or conflict of opinions, interests, etc.
      1. Starched reinforced fabric used to strengthen a book binding or the spine of a bound book.
      2. A sudden failure of a program or operating system, usually without serious consequences.
      3. (Computers) A sudden failure of a hard drive caused by damaging contact between the head and the storage surface, often resulting in the loss of data on the drive.
    See also:

    collision

  5. *A person in poor physical condition

Verb
  1. To bring to ruin

  2. To shipwreck