anti-suicide

adjective

an·​ti-sui·​cide
ˌan-tē-ˈsü-ə-ˌsīd,
ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-suicide (audio)
variants or less commonly antisuicide
: serving or intended to prevent or discourage suicide
anti-suicide counseling
anti-suicide medications
an anti-suicide public service announcement

Word History

First Known Use

1842, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-suicide was in 1842

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Cite this Entry

“Anti-suicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-suicide. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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