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commit suicide

This page is about the collocation commit suicide

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to deliberately kill oneself

For example

  • If you're thinking about comitting suicide, you must tell somebody.

  • If Jason hadn't been bullied at school, he wouldn't have committed suicide.

Note:
Other collocations beginning with "commit" include "commit a crime", "commit murder", "commit fraud", etc.

Quick Quiz

If you think someone might commit suicide, you should

a. leave immediately

b. get some help

c. ignore them

Contributor: Matt Errey