Sports A fall, as from a surfboard or bicycle.(noun)
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Use "wipeout" in a sentence
"The impact explosion that comes after the first wipeout is breathtaking."
"Strategist Joe Trippi compared the fiscal discipline posturing to former President Bill Clinton's strategy after his party's 1994 midterm wipeout -- a strategy that paid off with his reelection victory two years later."
"Wall Street’s wipeout is taking its toll on Ground Zero, sparking fears that a forest of empty towers could rise on the 16-acre site."