Part of speech:
The voluntary and intentional act of taking one’s own life. It was a felony under common law, but is somewhat murky in today’s criminal courts. There is also no unanimity on whether either assisted suicide or attempted suicide are criminal acts.
Wanton or cruel killing; carnage.
The act or an instance of killing a large number of humans indiscriminately and cruelly.
A non-violent crime - a crime in which the individual who committed the crime did not present a serious risk of injury to another individual. For example, possession of an illegal substance is considered a non-violent felony.
(Colloquial) A dose of an illegal or addictive drug.
To do away with; eliminate:
(Obs.) To strike or hit
To injure severely or disfigure, especially by cutting off tissue or body parts.
To mutilate or disfigure by repeatedly and roughly cutting, tearing, hacking, or crushing; lacerate and bruise badly
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
To destroy or get rid of entirely, as by killing; wipe out; annihilate
To execute is defined as to carry out, perform or put to death.
(Physiology) To excrete (waste products).
To kill with a charge of electricity; specif., to execute in the electric chair
To kill brutally or indiscriminately.
Misuse is defined as to use in the wrong way, or to abuse.
To injure or damage so as to make imperfect, less attractive, etc.; spoil; impair; disfigure
To mar or impair the enjoyment, quality, or functioning of
To destroy or kill:
To give (wood, for example) a desired or particular surface texture.
To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
To keep from harm, damage, danger, evil, etc.; protect; save
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
To be wanting; to fall short; to be or become deficient in any measure or degree up to total absence.
To spoil by poor work or poor performance; bungle
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