Selfless meaning

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The definition of selfless is being more concerned with the needs of others than with your own needs.

An example of selfless is a mother's devotion to her child causing her to always puts the child's needs first, before her own.

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Devoted to others' welfare or interests and not one's own; unselfish; altruistic.
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Having, exhibiting or motivated by no concern for oneself but for others; unselfish.

In a selfless act of gratitude for saving his mother's life, Peter committed to giving money to his local breast cancer charity each year for the rest of his life.

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Having, exhibiting, or motivated by no concern for oneself; unselfish.

A selfless act of charity.

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Showing or prompted by unselfishness or altruism; self-sacrificing.

A selfless act.

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Origin of selfless

  • self +"Ž -less

    From Wiktionary