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self-de·struc·tion

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  1. suicide, self-destruction, self-annihilationnoun

    the act of killing yourself

    "it is a crime to commit suicide"

    Synonyms:
    self-annihilation, felo-de-se, suicide

  2. self-destructionnoun

    the act of destroying yourself

    "his insistence was pure self-destruction"

    Synonyms:
    suicide, self-annihilation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "self-destruction":

    self-destruct, self-destructing, self-destructive, sd, self-harm

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How to use self-destruction in a sentence?

  1. Dorothea Brande:

    There are seeds of self-destruction in all of us that will bare only unhappiness if allowed to grow.

  2. Arthur Koestler:

    If one looks with a cold eye at the mess man has made of history, it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that he has been afflicted by some built-in mental disorder which drives him towards self-destruction.

  3. Joe Buchman:

    Where the two old parties offer fear, mutual slander and individual self-destruction, Libertarians share our commitment to rigorous financial integrity, peaceful social acceptance and individual personal liberty, now is the time to vote out of love for the principles you know to be true : free agency, self-ownership, non-initiation of aggression and not in reaction to what you fear.

  4. Justin Masuka:

    Any system that is not self-sustaining tends to oppose natural flow; and failure to auto-correct leads to self-destruction to give rise to a new system(s) to restore the balance.

  5. Aesop:

    Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.


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