commit suicide

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Definition of commit suicide

: to kill oneself

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commit (something) to paper/writing

commit suicide

committal

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“Commit suicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commit%20suicide. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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