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wreck·ing

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  1. razing, wreckingnoun

    the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled

    Synonyms:
    ruination, ruining, demolishing, ruin, leveling, tearing down, laying waste, razing

  2. laying waste, ruin, ruining, ruination, wreckingnoun

    destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined

    Synonyms:
    razing, ruining, ruination, ruin, laying waste, dilapidation, downfall

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  1. List of paraphrases for "wrecking":

    destroying, sinking

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#14164ruin
#14357destroying
#18374sinking
#25523leveling
#27947downfall
#33438wrecking
#36665ruining
#73999demolishing
#129130razing
#158990ruination
#225378dilapidation

How to use wrecking in a sentence?

  1. Dusty Baker:

    This guy, when he’s on he’s like a one-man wrecking crew, we did pitch him tough and I’m sure that he’s going to make the adjustment when we go out there very soon.

  2. Adam Schiff:

    The wrecking ball it created now has banged into our British allies and our German allies, it's continuing to grow in terms of damage, and he needs to put an end to this, now maybe this is the way he conducted his real estate business, with half-truths and sometimes no-truths and a lot of bluster. That, in my opinion, is no way to run a business. But it's an even worse way to run a country.

  3. Susan Olsen:

    It would kind of be like wrecking the American family.

  4. Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department:

    The vehicle was fully involved with fire on arrival, and took a significant amount of time, water, and thinking outside the box to extinguish, crews knocked the fire down, but the car kept re-igniting and off-gassing in the battery compartment. Working with the on-site wrecking yard personnel, the Tesla was moved on its side to gain access to the battery compartment underneath.

  5. Sarah Palin:

    He was like a golden wrecking ball, he wrecked what needed to be wrecked … in order to allow us to rebuild.


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