Definition of 'shipwreck'
- a wrecked ship (or a part of one)
- an irretrievable loss; "that was the shipwreck of their romance"
- an accident that destroys a ship at sea
- ruin utterly; "You have shipwrecked my career"
- suffer failure, as in some enterprise
- cause to experience shipwreck; "They were shipwrecked in one of the mysteries at sea"
- destroy a ship; "The vessel was shipwrecked"