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self-immolation

see definition of self-immolation
  • as inmartyrdom
  • as inhara-kiri
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Synonyms for self-immolation

noun suffering endured for sake of a cause
  • persecution
  • affliction
  • agony
  • anguish
  • crucifixion
  • devotion
  • distress
  • mortification
  • ordeal
  • pain
  • sacrifice
  • self-sacrifice
  • torment
  • torture
  • unselfishness
  • agonizing
  • self-immolation

Antonyms for self-immolation

  • comfort
  • contentment
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • pleasure
  • relief
  • satisfaction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to self-immolation

hara-kiri

noun. ritual suicide
  • belly cutting
  • ceremonious suicide
  • disembowelment
  • self-immolation
  • seppuku

suicide

noun. self-murder
  • hara-kiri
  • mélange
  • self-destruction
  • self-immolation
  • self-slaughter
  • seppuku
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.