1. [ noun ] (nautical,transportation) a wrecked ship (or a part of one)
Related terms: ship
2. [ verb ] (nautical) destroy a ship

: "The vessel was shipwrecked"

Related terms: destroy
3. [ noun ] an irretrievable loss

"that was the shipwreck of their romance"

Related terms: ruin
4. [ verb ] (nautical) cause to experience shipwreck

"They were shipwrecked in one of the mysteries at sea"

Related terms: subject subject water_travel
5. [ verb ] suffer failure, as in some enterprise
Related terms: fail
6. [ verb ] ruin utterly

"You have shipwrecked my career"

Related terms: ruin
7. [ noun ] (nautical) an accident that destroys a ship at sea
Synonyms: wreck
Related terms: accident capsizing bust_up
Similar spelling:   shipwrecked