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What is another word for shipwreck?

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Noun
The act or state of destroying, particularly ships
“They describe the voyage, the problems with the ship and its navigation, that led to the shipwreck.”
Noun
An object, person or endeavor in a state of failure
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“Sure, the original Dutchman Bryn Terfel had to withdraw because of a broken ankle but still, this should have been good. Instead, the performance was a shipwreck.”
Noun
Shipwrecked person
Noun
An unstable time or period, usually marked by intense difficulty or danger
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Verb
To cause damage to a ship or boat, causing to strand or capsize
“He raised a great tempest, which endangered to shipwreck the vessel in which Jonah was.”
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(figurative) To fail, or cause to fail
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“I have spoken of this anomaly before, and if it were re-introduced it would shipwreck the whole plan.”
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To cause (a ship) to sink
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To physically destroy
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To comprehensively defeat
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