Translation of "wreck" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /rek/ us /rek/

to destroy something completely

The explosion wrecked several cars.
noun uk /rek/ us /rek/

a car, ship, or aircraft that has been very badly damaged

coche/barco/avión siniestrado

(Translation of “wreck” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /rek/

a very badly damaged ship

The divers found a wreck on the sea-bed.

something in a very bad condition

ruina, cacharro, restos
an old wreck of a car
I feel a wreck after staying up so late last night.

the destruction of a ship at sea

The wreck of the Royal George.
wreckage /-kidʒ/ noun

the remains of something wrecked

After the accident, the wreckage (of the cars) was removed from the motorway.

(Translation of “wreck” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)