Self-abuse meaning

sĕlf'ə-byo͝os'
Self-abuse is negative and often dangerous behavior done to yourself.

Cutting yourself with scissors on purpose is an example of self-abuse.

Constantly telling yourself that you are ugly and unworthy is an example of self-abuse.

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Misuse of one's own abilities, talents, etc.
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Abuse of oneself or one's abilities.
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Masturbation.
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Accusation, blame, or revilement of oneself.
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Abuse of oneself or one's abilities.
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Masturbation.
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Self-deception. [from early 17th c.]
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(historical, euphemistic) Masturbation. [from 18th c.]
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Cutting of oneself.
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(historical, euphemistic) To masturbate.
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Origin of self-abuse

  • self- +"Ž abuse
    From Wiktionary