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Overview of noun shipwreck

The noun shipwreck has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) shipwreck

(a wrecked ship (or a part of one))

2. shipwreck

(an irretrievable loss; "that was the shipwreck of their romance")

3. shipwreck, wreck

(an accident that destroys a ship at sea)

Overview of verb shipwreck

The verb shipwreck has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. shipwreck

(ruin utterly; "You have shipwrecked my career")

2. shipwreck

(suffer failure, as in some enterprise)

3. shipwreck

(cause to experience shipwreck; "They were shipwrecked in one of the mysteries at sea")

4. shipwreck

(destroy a ship; "The vessel was shipwrecked") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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