to break, spoil, or destroy completelyVandals wrecked the garden.
The building was completely destroyed.
He fell through the window, breaking the glass.
I broke my collar bone and totalled the bike.
The authorities were trying to smash a smuggling ring.
Roads have been destroyed and crops ruined.
A fire devastated large parts of the castle.
Something like that really shatters your confidence.
The building is being demolished to make way for a motorway.
the extremists who are trying to sabotage any chance of peace
Would they trash the place when the party was over?
Drought ravaged the area.
dash to pieces,
kennet (Australian, slang),
to break, spoil, or destroy completelyHis life has been wrecked by the tragedy.
It is important not to let mistakes spoil your life.
Oh you fool! Now you've really blown your chances!
ruin, , ,
The original decor was all ruined during renovation.
undo, , , ,
Our hopes of a victory were undone by an error from the goalkeeper.
play havoc with,
crool or cruel (Australian, slang)
a ship that has been sunk or destroyed at seathe wreck of a sailing ship
a broken man contemplating the wreck of his life
It is the ruin of society.
the extensive destruction caused by the rioters
overthrow, , ,
They were charged with plotting the overthrow of the state.
A huge bomb blast brought devastation to the centre of the city.
The army left a trail of desolation in its wake.
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in the sense of blow
to use (an opportunity) ineffectivelyOh you fool! Now you've really blown your chances!
in the sense of break
the dawnHe fell through the window, breaking the glass.
Video: pronunciation of 'wreck'
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Life on the edge