self–abuse

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noun \-ə-ˈbyüs\

Definition of self–abuse

  1. 1 :  reproach of oneself

  2. 2 :  masturbation

  3. 3 :  abuse of one's body or health

1605

First Known Use of self–abuse

1605


SELF–ABUSE Defined for English Language Learners

self-abuse

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Definition of self–abuse for English Language Learners

  • : things that you do that harm your own body or health


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self–abuse

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noun \ˌself-ə-ˈbyüs\

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