Self-preservation in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Self-preservation

a natural instinct to protect oneself from harm or death

Examples of Self-preservation in a sentence

The hero forgot about self-preservation and jumped into the fire to save the children.  🔊

After its self-preservation for survival kicked in, the animal was able to save itself and escape the hunters.  🔊

In the act of self-preservation, the failing company decided to file for bankruptcy and avoid a total loss.  🔊

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