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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: wrack (0.00928 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to wrack.
English → Indonesian
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n 1: dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
2: the destruction or collapse of something; “wrack and ruin”
3: growth of marine vegetation especially of the large forms
such as rockweeds and kelp [syn: sea wrack
v : smash or break forcefully; “The kid busted up the car”
English → English
, n. [OE. wrak, AS. wr[ae]c exile, persecution,
misery, from wrecan to drive out, punish; akin to D. wrak,
adj., damaged, brittle, n., a wreck, wraken to reject, throw
off, Icel. rek a thing drifted ashore, Sw. vrak refuse, a
wreck, Dan. vrag. See Wreak
, v. t., and cf. Wrack
marine plant.] [Written also wrack
1. The destruction or injury of a vessel by being cast on
shore, or on rocks, or by being disabled or sunk by the
force of winds or waves; shipwreck.
Hard and obstinate
As is a rock amidst the raging floods,
'Gainst which a ship, of succor desolate,
Doth suffer wreck, both of herself and goods.
2. Destruction or injury of anything, especially by violence;
ruin; as, the wreck of a railroad train.
The wreck of matter and the crush of worlds.
Its intellectual life was thus able to go on amidst
the wreck of its political life. --J. R. Green.
3. The ruins of a ship stranded; a ship dashed against rocks
or land, and broken, or otherwise rendered useless, by
violence and fracture; as, they burned the wreck.
4. The remain of anything ruined or fatally injured.
To the fair haven of my native home,
The wreck of what I was, fatigued I come. --Cowper.
5. (Law) Goods, etc., which, after a shipwreck, are cast upon
the land by the sea. --Bouvier.