self-destruct

verb self-de·struct \ ˌself-di-ˈstrəkt \

Definition of self-destruct

self-destructed; self-destructing; self-destructs
: to destroy oneself or itself

self-destruct

adjective

First Known Use of self-destruct

1968

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Definition of self-destruct for English Language Learners

  • : to destroy itself


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