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wreck

verb [T]
 
 
/rek/
to destroy or badly damage something: Several protesters set out to wreck the company's headquarters.
to spoil a chance, plan, etc.: be wrecked by sth The deal was wrecked by the recent turmoil in the debt markets. Backbenchers were accused of plotting to wreck the government's plans.
Translations of “wreck”
in Korean 망치다, 망가뜨리다…
in Arabic يُحَطِّم…
in Portuguese arrasar…
in Catalan destrossar…
in Japanese ~を破壊する…
in Italian distruggere, rovinare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破壞, 毀壞, 毀掉…
in Russian разрушать…
in Turkish enkaza çevirmek, mahvetmek, perişan etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破坏, 毁坏, 毁掉…
in Polish zniszczyć…
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