Definitions for wreckageˈrɛk ɪdʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wreck•ageˈrɛk ɪdʒ(n.)

  1. the act of wrecking, or the state of being wrecked.

  2. remains or fragments of something that has been wrecked:

    They searched the wreckage for survivors.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wreckage(noun)

    the remaining parts of something that has been wrecked

    "they searched the wreckage for signs of survivors"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. wreckage(noun)ˈrɛk ɪdʒ

    what remains after sth has been very badly damaged

    passengers pulled from the wreckage of the plane


  1. wreckage(Noun)

    Something wrecked, especially the remains or debris of something wrecked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wreckage(noun)

    the act of wrecking, or state of being wrecked

  2. Wreckage(noun)

    that which has been wrecked; remains of a wreck


  1. Wreckage

    Wreckage is the first album by British DJ/producer Overseer. Most of its tracks have been featured in an advertisement, film, video game, trailer, or television show.

Translations for wreckage

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the remains of something wrecked

After the accident, the wreckage (of the cars) was removed from the motorway.

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