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Definition of unselfish adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    unselfish

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ʌnˈsɛlfɪʃ//
     
     
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  1. 1willing to give more time or importance to other people's needs, wishes, etc. than to your own synonym selfless
  2. 2 unselfish motives opposite selfish
unselfishly
 
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adverb
unselfishness
 
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noun [uncountable]
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