Definition of Shipwrecking

1. Verb. (present participle of shipwreck) ¹



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Definition of Shipwrecking

1. shipwreck [v] - See also: shipwreck

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shipwrecking

shipshape and Bristol fashion
shipside
shipsides
shipward
shipwards
shipway
shipways
shipwide
shipworm
shipworms
shipwreck
shipwreck survivor
shipwrecked
shipwreckee
shipwreckees
shipwrecking (current term)
shipwrecks
shipwrecky
shipwright
shipwrights
shipyard
shipyards
shiquolts
shir
shiralee
shiralees
shiranui-gata
shire
shire horse
shire horses

Literary usage of Shipwrecking

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1. Precedents of American Neutrality: In Reply to the Speech of Sir Roundell by George Bemis (1864)
"... Federals and Confederates, and that he confined his shipwrecking business to the ... is no better than shipwrecking carried on from a British headland, ..."

2. Masterpieces in English Literature, & Lessons in the English Language by Homer Baxter Sprague (1874)
"As, whence * the sun 'gins his reflection, shipwrecking storms and direful ... As shipwrecking storms and direful thunders break [from the east] whence ihe ..."

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