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SHIPWRECK. The loss of a vessel at sea, either. by being swallowed up by the waves, by running against another vessel or thing at sea, or on the coast. Vide Naufrage; Wreck.

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If ever shipwrecked mariners were grateful, we were then.
If it's a man, it may mean that Caprona is inhabited, or it may merely mean that some poor devils were shipwrecked here.
Think of yourself, shipwrecked, called by your rescuers 'Mrs.
My memory reverted to the doctor's story of the shipwrecked passenger, whose ghostly "double" had appeared in the vessel that was to rescue him, and who had himself seen that vessel in a dream.
And now that his life was shipwrecked, though he never ceased to long to return to his old greatness, he gave all his time to writing and to science.
They have always been a terror to shipwrecked crews, braining the survivors with their stone-headed clubs, or shooting them with their poisoned arrows.
In the left hemisphere stretches the "Sea of Clouds," where human reason is so often shipwrecked.
Yet amongst all the adventurers shipwrecked in all the wild parts of the world there is not one, it seems to me, that ever had to suffer a fate so simply tragic as the man I am speaking of, the most innocent of adventurers cast out by the sea in the bight of this bay, almost within sight from this very window.
You say you were shipwrecked," said Rankeillor; "where was that?
When, again, I was shipwrecked, ruined, and in danger of drowning on this island, I was as far from remorse, or looking on it as a judgment.