attempt suicide

Definition of attempt suicide

:to try to kill oneself

Word by Word Definitions

attempt play
  1. : to make an effort to do, accomplish, solve, or effect

  2. : tempt

  3. : to try to subdue or take by force : attack

  1. : the act or an instance of trying to do or accomplish something : an act or instance of attempting something

  2. : something resulting from or representing an attempt

  3. : attack, assault

suicide play
  1. : the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally

  2. : ruin of one's own interests

  3. : apoptosis

  1. : of or relating to suicide

  1. : to commit suicide

  2. : to put (oneself) to death


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