- of, relating to, or tending toward self-immolation.
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Examples from the Web for self-immolating
Granted, Obama has the added advantage of facing a self-immolating opposition party.How Obama Could Blow It
April 24, 2009
One can only motive and explain this suicide by self-immolating love.The Man Shakespeare
I should like to place a wreath on the tomb of another apostle of liberty—the dauntless, the self-immolating Colenso!The Roof of France
"It is one thing to be generous, and quite another to be a self-immolating ass," was one of the compliments he handed me.Pirates' Hope
Her docile, yielding temper—her generous, self-immolating spirit—came back to his memory, to refute the idea that wronged her.
In Elgin religious fervour was not beautiful, or dramatic, or self-immolating; it was reasonable.The Imperialist
(a.k.a. Mrs. Everard Cotes) Sara Jeannette Duncan