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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Acting with little personal concern and more for the success of the joint activity; The quality of concern for the welfare of others.

Usage examples (39)
  • But what exactly is implied by the word selflessness here?
  • Thanks to all involved for the true lesson in selflessness and service.
  • Her selflessness is read as public; it matters enormously how she is judged.
  • She added that she also believes his selflessness was a true characteristic of being Canadian. for more
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