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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To do deeds or perform acts unselfishly.

Usage examples (40)
  • Mr. Phillips worked altruistically and tirelessly for the homeless.
  • He knew that she was altruistically devoted to him.
  • When one is altruistically driven, facts do not come into play.
  • You can be both egotistically inclined and altruistically motivated. for more
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