What does wreckage mean?

Definitions for wreckage
ˈrɛk ɪdʒwreck·age

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wreckagenoun

    the remaining parts of something that has been wrecked

    "they searched the wreckage for signs of survivors"


  1. wreckagenoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wreckagenoun

    the act of wrecking, or state of being wrecked

  2. Wreckagenoun

    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.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. wreckage

    Spars, rigging, or goods floating about after a wreck.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wreckage in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wreckage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of wreckage in a Sentence

  1. Robert Niles:

    This is the future of the travel industry at this point, it's just wreckage throughout the entire industry at this stage... So somebody's got to figure out a way to make this work if this industry is going to survive, and Disney's got more resources than anyone else. This is an obvious leadership opportunity for Disney World.

  2. Volodymyr Zelensky:

    People, children are under the wreckage, atrocity ! How much longer will the world be an accomplice ignoring terror ?

  3. Toos Sanitiyoso:

    There are two steps of finding the black box. One is we try to find the largest portion of the wreckage.....

  4. Michael Brown:

    Fortunately the engines are in good condition on the tail end, at the wreckage site and will allow for a thorough examination.

  5. Todd Kalinski:

    it’s not funny nor humorous anymore, is it? this practical confine greasing our gills, gilding our lilies, suffocating on our common wreckage

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    • A. dicotyledonous
    • B. lacerate
    • C. irascible
    • D. askant

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