People ask me if I have some kind of death wish, to keep saying the things I do.
Racked with guilt, she has become a drunken mess who seems to have a death wish.
In 1980, conservatives were said to have a “death wish” when they nominated Reagan for president.
“Bernie Goetz is Charles Bronson in death wish,” said Sliwa.
In other cases the death wish, while obvious in the manifest dream content, appears absurd and may cause the patient some anxiety.
An evil impulse—a death wish—towards the beloved person is always at the basis of the formation of a prohibition.
It creates the death wish toward all who thwart our interests or who may in the future do so.
death wish n.
A desire for self-destruction, often accompanied by feelings of depression, hopelessness, and self-reproach.
A suicidal urge that presumably drives certain people to put themselves consistently into dangerous situations.