Definition of wipeout
1 : the act or an instance of wiping out : complete or utter destruction
2 : a fall or crash caused usually by losing control
3 : a total or decisive defeat : drubbing
Examples of wipeout in a sentence
The surfer had a nasty wipeout.
First Known Use of wipeout
WIPEOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wipeout for English Language Learners
: a sudden, violent fall by someone who is riding a bicycle, surfing, skiing, etc.
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