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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others.

Usage examples (35)
  • When a man forbids his wife to marry again without losing what he leaves -- it's what I call selfishness after death.
  • It is what I call selfishness, and selfishness is a most detestable thing, especially to any one of my temperament, for I am well known for my sympathetic nature.
  • The ignorance, arrogance, and selfishness is simply amazing.
  • Showing selfishness is not showing strength it shows weakness. for more
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