self-slaughter
noun Date: circa 1601 suicide 1a

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  • self-slaughter — self murder, self destruction, or self slaughter See felo de se suicide …   Black's law dictionary

  • Self-slaughter — Self slaugh ter, n. Suicide. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-slaughter — noun The slaughter or slaying of ones self, suicide. Against self slaughter, There is a prohibition so divine, That cravens my weak hand. Shak., Cymbeline Syn: suicide See Also: self slaughtered, manslaughter …   Wiktionary

  • self-slaughter — self slaughtered, adj. /self slaw teuhr/, n. suicide. [1595 1605] * * * …   Universalium

  • self-slaughter — self′ slaugh′ter n. law suicide • Etymology: 1595–1605 self′ slaugh′tered, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • self-slaughter — n. Suicide, self murder, self destruction …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • self-slaughter — n. = SUICIDE …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-murder — self murder, self destruction, or self slaughter See felo de se suicide …   Black's law dictionary

  • self-destruction — self murder, self destruction, or self slaughter See felo de se suicide …   Black's law dictionary

  • self-destruction — n. Suicide, self murder, self slaughter, self homicide …   New dictionary of synonyms

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