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suicides

noun
plural of suicide

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the act of deliberately killing oneself
  • teenagers are more prone to suicide because they mistakenly believe their troubles are insurmountable

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suicides

verb
present tense third-person singular of suicide

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“Suicides.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suicides. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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