What does wrecker mean?

Definitions for wreckerˈrɛk ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wrecker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrecker(noun)

    someone who demolishes or dismantles buildings as a job

  2. saboteur, wrecker, diversionist(noun)

    someone who commits sabotage or deliberately causes wrecks

  3. tow truck, tow car, wrecker(noun)

    a truck equipped to hoist and pull wrecked cars (or to remove cars from no-parking zones)


  1. wrecker(Noun)

    A person or company that dismantles old or wrecked vehicles or other items, to reclaim useful parts. (Australia)

  2. wrecker(Noun)

    One who breaks up situations, events - (home wrecker, marriage wrecker, party wrecker)

  3. wrecker(Noun)

    A tow truck.

  4. wrecker(Noun)

    A mooncusser.

  5. wrecker(Noun)

    In the Soviet Union, someone accused of the formal charge of wrecking, that is, undermining the state in intangible ways.

  6. Origin: derived from the verb to wreck - one who wrecks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wrecker(noun)

    one who causes a wreck, as by false lights, and the like

  2. Wrecker(noun)

    one who searches fro, or works upon, the wrecks of vessels, etc. Specifically: (a) One who visits a wreck for the purpose of plunder. (b) One who is employed in saving property or lives from a wrecked vessel, or in saving the vessel; as, the wreckers of Key West

  3. Wrecker(noun)

    a vessel employed by wreckers


  1. Wrecker

    The Wrecker is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The Wrecker was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and first appears in The Mighty Thor #148.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wrecker in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wrecker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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