self-slaughter

noun
self-slaugh·​ter | \ ˌself-ˈslȯ-tər How to pronounce self-slaughter (audio) \

Definition of self-slaughter

Synonyms for self-slaughter

Synonyms

self-destruction, self-murder, suicide

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

First Known Use of self-slaughter

1533, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about self-slaughter

Statistics for self-slaughter

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for self-slaughter

The first known use of self-slaughter was in 1533

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on self-slaughter

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with self-slaughter

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for self-slaughter

Comments on self-slaughter

What made you want to look up self-slaughter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

one from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!