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unselfish

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adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

Simple Definition of unselfish

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unselfish

  1. :  not selfish :  generous

unselfishly

adverb

unselfishness

noun

Examples of unselfish in a sentence

  1. She's a very unselfish young woman.

  2. <an unselfish man who spends much of his time helping his community>



1698

First Known Use of unselfish

1698


UNSELFISH Defined for Kids

unselfish

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adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

Definition of unselfish for Students

  1. :  not selfish

unselfishly

adverb

unselfishness

noun




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