Definition of wrack:
pulverize, extinguish, devastate, help, eelgrass, single-foot, demolish, shatter, waste, bane, vaporize, leftover, raze, sea wrack, rub out, smash, decimate, cream, grass wrack, devastation, havoc, nuke, wheel, rack, stand, wreck, ruin, ruination, undoing, do in, tear down, wreckage, destruction, total, bust up, desolate, pull down, annihilate.
In the night heavy storm- clouds gathered o'er us, and vivid lightnings played around the rocks near the camp: a storm came up and seemed to part in two, one half going north and the other south; but just before daybreak we were awakened by a crash of thunder that seemed to split the hills; and we heard the wrack as though the earth and sky would mingle; but only a few drops of rain fell, too little to leave any water, even on the surface of the flat rocks close to the camp.- "Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1", Ernest Giles.
- "The Belovéd Traitor", Frank L. Packard.
They are not afraid of being tired in their pursuit of business or pleasure, but in regard to Christ's work they will let anything go to wrack and ruin rather than that they should turn a hair, by persevering efforts to prevent it.- "Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)", Alexander Maclaren.