HyperDic: shipwreck

English > 7 senses of the word shipwreck:
NOUNartifactshipwrecka wrecked ship (or a part of one)
eventshipwreckan irretrievable loss
eventshipwreck, wreckan accident that destroys a ship at sea
VERBsocialshipwreckruin utterly
socialshipwrecksuffer failure, as in some enterprise
perceptionshipwreckcause to experience shipwreck
contactshipwreckdestroy a ship
shipwreck > pronunciation
Soundsshih'prehk
RhymesAztec ... wreck: 41 rhymes with ehk...
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA wrecked ship (or a part of one).
BroadershipA vessel that carries passengers or freight
Verbsshipwreckdestroy a ship
shipwreckcause to experience shipwreck
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningAn irretrievable loss.
Example"that was the shipwreck of their romance"
Broaderruin, ruinationAn event that results in destruction
Spanishnaufragio
Verbsshipwreckruin utterly
shipwrecksuffer failure, as in some enterprise
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > noun 3, event
MeaningAn accident that destroys a ship at sea.
Synonymwreck
Narrowercapsizing(nautical) the event of a boat accidentally turning over in the water
BroaderaccidentAn unfortunate mishap
Spanishnaufragio
Catalannaufragi
Verbsshipwreckdestroy a ship
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningruin utterly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"You have shipwrecked my career"
BroaderruinDestroy or cause to fail
Spanisharruinar, destruir, estropear, hundir
Catalanenfonsar
Nounsshipwreckan irretrievable loss
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > verb 2, social
MeaningSuffer failure, as in some enterprise.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broaderfail, go wrong, miscarryBe unsuccessful
Nounsshipwreckan irretrievable loss
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > verb 3, perception
MeaningCause to experience shipwreck.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"They were shipwrecked in one of the mysteries at sea"
Categorywater travel, seafaringtravel by water
BroadersubjectCause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to
Spanishnaufragar
Catalannaufragar
Nounsshipwrecka wrecked ship (or a part of one)
English > shipwreck: 7 senses > verb 4, contact
MeaningDestroy a ship.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"The vessel was shipwrecked"
Broaderdestroy, ruinDestroy completely
Nounsshipwrecka wrecked ship (or a part of one)
shipwreckan accident that destroys a ship at sea

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