Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Abuse of oneself or one's abilities.
  • n. Masturbation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Cutting of oneself.
  • v. To masturbate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The abuse of one's own self, powers, or faculties.
  • n. Self-deception; delusion.
  • n. Masturbation; onanism; self-pollution.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The abuse of one's own person or powers.
  • n. Masturbation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. manual stimulation of your own genital organ for sexual pleasure

Etymologies

self- +‎ abuse (Wiktionary)

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