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How to use hara-kiri in a sentence
So I suspect Daschle made it easier for Obama by committing hara-kiri.
Although then very young, he listened eagerly to the wonderful stories told about Guinea, on the southern side of the Sa-hara.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber
Hara now knows those kind of people, and is not inclined to allow them to come here in peace.
Hara, the tiger, laid himself down on the grave, and growled fiercely when the servant sought to entice him back to the house.
Thou art beyond the foremost of male beings, thou art the highest, thou art the subtlest, O Hara!Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1|Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa
Saying a prayer by the water's edge, he committed hara-kiri.Myths & Legends of Japan|F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis
British Dictionary definitions for hara-kiri
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Cultural definitions for hara-kiri
A ritual of suicide, associated with warriors in traditional Japanese society.