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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Willing to deprive one's own person

Usage examples (33)
  • Our Ruth is the most self-sacrificing woman, I ever knew.
  • Welford, one of the kindest and most self-sacrificing of men.
  • These people are not self-sacrificing, like the previous type.
  • After more than fifty years of self-sacrificing work in Madras, Father for more
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