unselfish

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adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

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 English Language Learners

unselfish

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adjective un·self·ish \ˌən-ˈsel-fish\

Definition of unselfish for English Language Learners

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


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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