Shipwreck and Wreck

Shipwreck

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Shipwreck noun – The destruction or loss of a ship.
Usage example: the shipwreck of much of the Spanish Armada ended Spain's plans for invading England

Wreck is a synonym for shipwreck in help topic. In some cases you can use "Wreck" instead the word "Shipwreck" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like thing, crash, lump, sink. popular alternative
Nearby Word: shipwrecked
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Wreck

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Wreck noun – The destruction or loss of a ship.
Usage example: the wreck cost the insurance company millions of dollars

Shipwreck is a synonym for wreck in help topic. You can use "Shipwreck" instead the word "Wreck" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as thing, crash, ruin, sea. popular alternative
Nearby Words: wrecked, wrecker, wreckage, wrecking
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  • Film / Beat the Devil Fainting: Maria is prone to this, like when she finds out that Billy survived the car wreck, or when she finds out that Harry survived the shipwreck.
  • As any salvage legally belongs to the Crown, many of the villages will fail to declare the shipwreck to the proper authority (the Coroner), and hide any signs of the wreck.
  • Comic Book / Athena Voltaire Shipshape Shipwreck: The wreck of the Devil's Hand is reasonably intact despite having sunk in the Atlantic over a hundred years ago.
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