seppuku

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  • noun

Synonyms for seppuku

ritual suicide by self-disembowelment on a sword

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A friend once claimed that some of Ikea's odder furniture helped explain Sweden's high hari kiri rate but I thought giving furnishings silly names (Billy the bookcase for one) suggested seriously twee rather than morbidly depressed.
Think about it, no sport at all means not only no Tyson, but no David Beckham and no mass hari kiri when we fail to qualify for some daft trophy.