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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Acting generously; The quality of not putting yourself first but being willing to give your time or money or effort etc. for others.

Usage examples (38)
  • Rural people show more devotion and unselfishness than do their urban cousins
  • His "unselfishness," his "sweetness," of which these good men make so much, were only one aspect of the Philosophy of his whole life.
  • Specifically about Altruism (aka unselfishness).
  • Then unselfishness is essential to happy home life. for more
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