n 1: something or someone that has suffered ruin or dilapidation;
"the house was a wreck when they bought it"; "thanks to
that quack I am a human wreck"
2: an accident that destroys a ship at sea [syn: shipwreck
3: a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles);
"they are still investigating the crash of the TWA plane"
4: a ship that has been destroyed at sea
v : smash or break forcefully; "The kid busted up the car" [syn: