- Present participle of suicide.
Variant of suicide
- the act of killing oneself intentionally
- ruin of one's interests or prospects through one's own actions, policies, etc.
- a person who commits suicide
Origin of suicideClassical Latin sui, of oneself (; from Indo-European an unverified form sewe-, reflexive pronoun ; from base an unverified form se-, apart from source Old English swæs, own) + -cide