n. a suicide attempt or a suicidal gesture that does not result in death.
The psychiatrists considered his act of swallowing the facial cleanser as a parasuicide.
by DarlingDeath July 02, 2006
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When someone who is paralyzed tries to kill themself.
You know Linda in a wheelchair commited para suicide last night,she cut her wrist.
by Jaime Morris August 31, 2008