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  1. wreck·er
    IPA[ˈrekər]
  2. n. noun

    • 1. a person or thing that wrecks, damages, or destroys something:

      she was unfairly portrayed as a marriage wrecker
    • 2. a person who breaks up damaged vehicles, demolishes old buildings, salvages wrecked ships, etc., to obtain usable spares or scrap.

    • 3. a person on the shore who tries to bring about a shipwreck in order to profit from the wreckage.

    • 4. a tow truck.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: wrecker, plural noun: wreckers

    • adjective

      dirty, unpleasant, or of poor quality:

      unwell; ill:

    • n. noun

      an old or converted truck used to transport loggers to and from work.
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