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  Words related to wreck

Related / Similar Words: crash, shipwreck, bust up, wrack

 

Definition:
  • a ship that has been destroyed at sea;
  • a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles); "they are still investigating the crash of the TWA plane";
  • an accident that destroys a ship at sea;
  • something or someone that has suffered ruin or dilapidation; "the house was a wreck when they bought it"; "thanks to that quack I am a human wreck";
  • smash or break forcefully; "The kid busted up the car";

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    Hyponyms: prang, capsizing

     

    Derivational Morphology: bust up, wrack, crash, ram, shipwreck, rack, wrecker, saboteur, diversionist, tow truck, tow car, wreckage, laying waste, ruin, ruining, ruination, wrecking

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 碰撞   Dutch: botsing  
    French: collision   German: Zusammenstoß  
    Hebrew: גרוטאה   Italian: collisione  
    Japanese: 残がい   Korean: 충돌  
    Portuguese: choque   Russian: авария  
    Spanish: choque   Swedish: sammanstötning  
     
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