kill oneself


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Verb1.kill oneself - strain oneself more than is healthy
strain, strive, reach - to exert much effort or energy; "straining our ears to hear"
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The letter emphasizes that to kill someone or to help someone to kill oneself is neither a good death ("euthanasia") nor a death aid ("by helping someone who dies") but a criminal act.
There is no justification for them and there is no excuse for anyone to kill oneself unjustly or even hurt anyone.
Four days after the bodies were found in Shiraishi's apartment in a Tokyo suburb last month, Twitter unveiled new rules stating that users "may not promote or encourage suicide or self-harm" but it stopped short of banning tweets expressing a wish to kill oneself.
A suicide attempt involves conduct aimed at harming oneself, in which there is intent to kill oneself which could result in injury or death.