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suicidal

adjective
     
su‧i‧cid‧al
1 wanting to kill yourself:
She was depressed and almost suicidal.
For many years before treatment, Clare had suicidal tendencies (=behaviour that showed she wanted to kill herself).
2 likely to lead to death:
It was suicidal trying to put out that fire.
3 likely to lead to a lot of damage or trouble:
Her economic policies would prove suicidal for our economy.

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