suicide: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (s'u-sīd"), [key]
— n., v., -cid•ed, -cid•ing.
- the intentional taking of one's own life.
- destruction of one's own interests or prospects: Buying that house was financial suicide.
- a person who intentionally takes his or her own life.
- to commit suicide.
- to kill (oneself&hasp;).
- suicide (Thesaurus)