- su·i·cid·al·ly, adverb
- pseu·do·su·i·ci·dal, adjective
- un·su·i·cid·al, adjective
- un·su·i·cid·al·ly, adverb
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How to use suicidal in a sentence
They are also very handy at helping you safely navigate some otherwise suicidal obstacles, primarily steep climbs and descents.
During the booking process, a nurse asked Moriarty if he was suicidal.
This time, during booking, he said “no” when asked if he was suicidal.
Werner claims nearly everyone working in the jail knew Moriarty was suicidal.
The report also said that about twice as many people reported suicidal thoughts within a month’s time compared to the number of people who reported feeling that way during an entire year in 2018.The pandemic problem tech can’t solve: Physical touch | Danielle Abril | August 23, 2020 | Fortune
In Swaziland, girls who experienced violence were also at greater risk for alcohol abuse, depression and suicidal thoughts.To End HIV, Stop Violence Against Adolescent Girls | Michele Moloney-Kitts | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After curing the elderly of their semi-suicidal depression, winning the White House must seem like a snap.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew | Olivia Nuzzi | November 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
At Stanford, so the story goes, he talked a suicidal student down from a roof.The Ugly Truth About Cory Booker, New Jersey’s Golden Boy | Olivia Nuzzi | October 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I was never suicidal, though depressed and cut off from myself.
Many were despondent or even suicidal when they first arrived.China Doesn't Want You to See the Internet Addiction Film 'Web Junkie' | Shosh Shlam and Hilla Medalia | August 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In suicidal cases it is especially in the morning hours that patients need the closest surveillance.Essays In Pastoral Medicine | Austin Malley
I had doubted so many things, and now suddenly I doubted my unimportance, doubted my right to this suicidal abandonment.The New Machiavelli | Herbert George Wells
And this assumption of "direction" is unconvincing, if not suicidal in character.Theism or Atheism | Chapman Cohen
We may also, in this connexion, think of the seminal emissions sometimes observed in cases of suicidal hanging.The Sexual Life of the Child | Albert Moll
I told her all—my evil designs, the monetary speculations, my suicidal purposes, my moral cowardice.Dr. Dumany's Wife | Mr Jkai
British Dictionary definitions for suicidal
involving, indicating, or tending towards suicide
liable to result in suicide: a suicidal attempt
liable to destroy one's own interests or prospects; dangerously rash
- suicidally, adverb
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