English to Afrikaans Meaning :: shipwreck

Shipwreck :
skeepswrak
- skeepswrak

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Noun(1) a wrecked ship (or a part of one(2) an irretrievable loss(3) an accident that destroys a ship at sea
Verb(1) ruin utterly(2) suffer failure, as in some enterprise(3) cause to experience shipwreck(4) destroy a ship

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(1) In 1675, however, the Caribs welcomed black Africans who survived the shipwreck of a Dutch ship carrying settlers and slaves.(2) With the help of his faithful spirit Ariel, Prospero conjures up a great storm causing a shipwreck on the shore nearby.(3) the angry waves, whose fury heralds shipwreck(4) The agency stress that it is illegal to keep something, however small or seemingly insignificant, from a shipwreck without advising the Receiver of Wreck.(5) There, two old keys made of gold and silver are exhibited in a window as part of the treasure of historical information salvaged from a local shipwreck .(6) The Heritage Office has released a shipwreck conservation management plan that documents the discovery of the submarine.(7) The irony is that every time someone finds and salvages an old shipwreck , archaeologists scream their heads off and accuse the divers and salvors of looting and obliterating an underwater site.(8) Some say St Patrick himself built the chapel after surviving a shipwreck on the rocks below.(9) The dig, which began Monday, was a second priority for the divers, whose main goal was to survey the shipwreck site for storm damage.(10) For Virilio, to invent the ship is to invent the shipwreck and to invent the train is to invent the derailment.(11) According to one legend, the ponies on this 37-mile-long barrier island are descendants of horses that survived the shipwreck of a Spanish galleon.(12) the detritus of a forgotten shipwreck in an Arctic sea(13) It is a fable recalled by a lonely man who lies between the clumps of grass on the sands by a river (the scene looks deceptively lyrical), like a survivor washed ashore after a shipwreck .(14) Property insurance developed in response to the hazards faced by medieval exporters, for example losses from shipwreck , piracy, or theft.(15) I was an avid wreck diver, and it was the ultimate shipwreck .(16) the detritus of a forgotten shipwreck
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