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1. suicide

noun. ['ˈsuːəˌsaɪd, ˈsuːɪˌsaɪd'] the act of killing yourself.

Synonyms

  • self-annihilation
  • seppuku
  • harakiri
  • assisted suicide
  • hara-kiri
  • kill
  • suttee
  • felo-de-se
  • killing
  • self-destruction
  • harikari

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • add
  • begin
  • humorless

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Example sentences of the word commit-suicide


1. Noun Phrase
Adolescents are more likely than other age groups to commit suicide or otherwise harm themselves intentionally.

2. Noun Phrase
Many patients commit suicide when they realize that they have chronic diseases.

2. suicide

noun. ['ˈsuːəˌsaɪd, ˈsuːɪˌsaɪd'] a person who kills himself intentionally.

Synonyms

  • slayer
  • felo-de-se

3. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause.

Synonyms

  • use
  • give
  • utilize
  • employ
  • rededicate
  • consecrate
  • dedicate
  • utilise
  • apply
  • vow
  • sacrifice

Antonyms

  • passive trust
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • disbelieve

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)

4. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] perform an act, usually with a negative connotation.

Synonyms

  • pull
  • act
  • recommit
  • perpetrate
  • move

Antonyms

  • stay
  • running
  • bottom out
  • top out

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)

5. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution.

Synonyms

  • hospitalize
  • send
  • charge
  • transfer
  • institutionalize
  • institutionalise

Antonyms

  • keep down
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)

6. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] confer a trust upon.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • reach
  • consign
  • confide
  • commend
  • give
  • pass on
  • charge
  • recommit
  • turn over
  • intrust
  • obligate
  • hand
  • entrust

Antonyms

  • survive
  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • decertify

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)

7. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] make an investment.

Synonyms

  • place
  • shelter
  • invest
  • buy into
  • fund
  • speculate
  • tie up
  • put
  • spend
  • drop
  • roll over
  • expend

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • uncertainty
  • unbelief

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)

8. commit

verb. ['kəˈmɪt'] engage in or perform.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • practice
  • engage

Antonyms

  • fail
  • appear
  • prevent
  • failing

Etymology

  • committere (Latin)
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