the destruction or loss of a ship, as by sinking.
the remains of a wrecked ship.
destruction or ruin:
the shipwreck of one’s hopes.
verb (used with object)
to cause to suffer shipwreck.
to destroy; ruin.
verb (used without object)
to suffer shipwreck.
the partial or total destruction of a ship at sea
a wrecked ship or part of such a ship
ruin or destruction: the shipwreck of all my hopes
to wreck or destroy (a ship)
to bring to ruin or destruction
noun 1. a yard or enclosure in which ships are built or repaired. noun 1. a place or facility for the building, maintenance, and repair of ships
noun, Australian. 1. swag2 (def 2). noun 1. (Austral, history, informal) a swag; swagman’s bundle
noun 1. a city in SW Iran. noun 1. a city in SW Iran, at an altitude of 1585 m (5200 ft): an important Muslim cultural centre in the 14th century; university (1948); noted for fine carpets. Pop: 1 230 000 (2005 est) noun 1. the name used in Australia for the Syrah grape and […]
- Shire highlands
plural noun 1. an upland area of S Malawi. Average height: 900 m (3000 ft)