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  • v. Present participle of wreak.
  • n. The act by which something is wreaked.


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  • On ABC's 'Nightline" March 23, 2009 the anchor Ms. McFadden pronounced the word 'wreaking' as 'wrecking' 17 minutes into the broadcast as she was introducing the next segment about modern day pirates. (wreaking havoc)

    March 25, 2009