slit one's wrists

Definition of slit one's wrists

  1. :  to attempt to kill oneself by cutting one's wrists

Word by Word Definitions

slitplay
  1. :  a long narrow cut or opening

  1. :  to make a slit in

    :  to cut off or away :  sever

    :  to form into a slit

wristplay wrists
  1. :  the joint or the region of the joint between the human hand and the arm or a corresponding part on a lower animal

    :  the part of a garment or glove covering the wrist


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