This death-wish variety of moral preening runs throughout American history.
Westernization is the dominant factor in the significant growth of death-wish believers among Muslim women.
Let us continue with the removal or death-wish which most frequently can be traced back to the unbounded egoism of the dreamer.
A much worse confusion seems to underlie the assurance that back of every dream one finds the "death-clause," or death-wish.
death wish n.
A desire for self-destruction, often accompanied by feelings of depression, hopelessness, and self-reproach.
A suicidal urge that presumably drives certain people to put themselves consistently into dangerous situations.