American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The act of wrecking or the state of being wrecked.
- n. Something wrecked.
- n. The debris of something wrecked.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of wrecking, or the state of being wrecked.
- n. That which remains of or from a wreck of any kind; wrecked material in general.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The act of wrecking, or state of being wrecked.
- n. That which has been wrecked; remains of a wreck.
- n. the remaining parts of something that has been wrecked
“In this CNN video tape, Taliban officials display what they call the wreckage of one of the choppers.”
“Perhaps they had time to clear the road of the accident and all the wreckage is gone.”
“Military personnel found the front bumper and were attempting to dig out the wreckage from the landslide.”
“Heavy jungle growth protected the wreckage from the elements.”
“The case is one of the highest profile of several hundred pending nationally as families, insurers and investors sort out the legal wreckage from a now-collapsed boom in the secondary market for life policies.”
“Navy Island covers about 65 acres and there are two beaches, but there is nothing there except the wreckage from the past," says Dale Weston, manager of the Errol Flynn marina.”
“The wreckage from the past is exactly what I am looking for," I tell him.”
“The Earth is in wreckage, a family's dog drags itself home to die alone (a scene guaranteed to bring a tear to the eye of just about anyone, especially pet owners), and after disposing of the corpse, the house itself malfunctions and is destroyed.”
“Public life in America is strewn with wreckage from the reputations of figures sabotaged by their own lies.”
“Today, Alex Jones interviews a BYU professor, Steven Jones, who has actually obtained wreckage from the Towers and has proven that Thermite (and Thermate) was used in the collapses.”
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condition; result of; account; number of; cost of; place of; collection of; home of; to act
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Rebellious destruction, police and protestors, or just angry mobs.
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