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unselfish

adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

: having or showing more concern for other people than for yourself : not selfish

Full Definition of UNSELFISH

:  not selfish :  generous
un·self·ish·ly adverb
un·self·ish·ness noun

Examples of UNSELFISH

  1. She's a very unselfish young woman.
  2. <an unselfish man who spends much of his time helping his community>

First Known Use of UNSELFISH

1698
UNSELFISH Defined for Kids

unselfish

adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

Definition of UNSELFISH for Kids

:  not selfish
un·self·ish·ly adverb
un·self·ish·ness noun

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