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  • n. A faked or pretend death.


pseudo- + -cide (Wiktionary)


  • Among the things I didn't know was that faking your own death is known as pseudocide.

    January 1st, 2009


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  • Also the faking of one's death.

    June 26, 2009

  • a. A pretended attempt at suicide, undertaken with the intention of failure. b. One who makes such an attempt.

    Not sure how often this actually happens. Attempted suicide is no joke.

    February 2, 2007