Examples of suicidal in a Sentence
psychiatrists working with suicidal patients
He knows that supporting a tax increase would be politically suicidal.
Recent Examples of suicidal from the Web
Other officials say the man is believed to be suicidal.
For the infantry, these were a big improvement from the suicidal scaling ladders.
Siffre not only got hypothermia, but also went off the rails, in one instance desperately trying to befriend a mouse for companionship but instead accidentally crushing it and falling into near-suicidal despair.
Chris Depue said officers responded late Friday to a report of a man who was suicidal in an apartment complex at the 700 block of N.E. Tudor Road.
Bennington, who had six children, was open about his struggles with drugs, alcohol, and suicidal thoughts that stemmed from childhood abuse.
Patients with suicidal thoughts, dementia, psychosis and late-stage AIDS were not eligible to participate, nor were pregnant and postpartum women.
And there’s an idealism that is suicidal in its insistence upon itself.
Warning: This story might potentially upset readers who have experienced depression or suicidal thoughts.
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First Known Use of suicidal
SUICIDAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of suicidal for English Language Learners
: wanting to kill yourself : showing a desire to kill yourself
: extremely dangerous : likely to cause your death : likely to cause great harm to yourself
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