What does suicidal mean?

Definitions for suicidal
ˌsu əˈsaɪd lsui·ci·dal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. self-destructive, suicidal(adj)

    dangerous to yourself or your interests

    "suicidal impulses"; "a suicidal corporate takeover strategy"; "a kamikaze pilot"


  1. suicidal(Noun)

    someone suicidal, someone likely to kill themselves

  2. suicidal(Adjective)

    Pertaining to suicide.

    He is an authority on the precursors of suicidal behavior.

  3. suicidal(Adjective)

    Likely to commit, or to attempt to commit, suicide.

    After losing his job, his wife, and his leg in a single week, he became suicidal.

  4. suicidal(Adjective)

    Extremely reckless.

    His driving habits are utterly suicidal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suicidal(adj)

    partaking of, or of the nature of, the crime or suicide

How to pronounce suicidal?

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How to say suicidal in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suicidal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suicidal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of suicidal in a Sentence

  1. Eric Beeson:

    Research clearly shows that these images have an influence on suicidal behaviors, but how this occurs is far more important to me, it is very possible that provocative experiences have a desensitizing effect that makes suicidal behaviors more likely.

  2. David Woodard:

    The abiding rule, repeated many times, was that ‘the president is not above the law,’ by that, I think that official power might have been legal – but it proved to be politically suicidal.

  3. Ligia Kiss:

    Staff of post-trafficking services often don't feel equipped to deal with mental health problems, especially with situations involving suicidal intent and alcoholism.

  4. Christine Moutier:

    There are many steps people can take to help if they know someone who is suicidal, reach out to mental health providers, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline -- 1-800-273-TALK( 8255) -- and make sure the person is not alone until they can get help.

  5. Michel Combes:

    We think it is necessary to go ahead with a complete revamp of competition policy which today is suicidal for European interests - notably for our industry.

Images & Illustrations of suicidal

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