Die by her own hand - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
die by (one's) own hand (redirected from die by her own hand)
die by (one's) own hand
euphemism To commit suicide. Because she always seemed so happy and upbeat, I was shocked to hear that she had died by her own hand.
die by one's own hand
Euph. to commit suicide. Jane: I just heard that Bill died. I didn't know he was sick. Dan: He wasn't sick. He died by his own hand. She died at the age of fifty, by her own hand.
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