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English definition of “wreck”


noun [C]     /rek/
VEHICLE a car , ship , or aircraft that has been very badly damaged Navigation and shipwrecks
PERSON informal someone who is in a bad physical or mental condition : [usually singular] I was a complete wreck by the end of my exams .Not fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)
ACCIDENT mainly US a bad accident involving a car or train : a car / train wreckAccidents involving vehicles
(Definition of wreck noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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