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自缢
Simplified 自缢
Traditional 自縊
Pin Yin
zi4 yi4
English
  • to hang oneself
  • [Law] hang oneself; suicidal hanging
Examples:
1. "那守备之子闻得金哥自缢,他也是个极多情的,遂也投河而死,不负妻义"
"The inspector's son was so much in love that he drowned himself when he heard of her suicide, showing that he was worthy of his good fiance."
2. 第五回里金陵十二钗判词、画中有关她的内容都表明,她是在通奸事发后自缢而亡的。
In chapter5 both the riddle and painting about her in the Dream of Golden Days song-cycle imply that she hanged herself when her adultery with Cousin Zhen was discovered.
3. 这些“恨世者”(misanthropi),是惯于诱人自缢
Misanthropi, that make it their practice, to bring men to the bough;
4. 绣蝴蝶的小姐那时才十九岁,闻耗后,在桂花树下自缢,为园丁所见,救活了,没死。
The girl who embroidered butterflies was nineteen at that time. When the news reached her she tried to hang her self from a cassia tree but was rescued by the gardener.
5. 这家伙最好是去悬梁自缢
The man had better have hanged himself.
6. 这位老人无法承受这么多,所以就自缢了。
The old man had too much to contend with, so he hanged himself.
7. 自缢身死
To strangle oneself to death
8. "闻得父母退了前夫,他便一条麻绳悄悄的自缢了"
When Jinge learned that her engagement had been broken she found a rope and quietly hanged herself