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Definitions for selfishly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. egotistically, selfishly(adverb)

    in an egotistical manner

    "he behaved egotistically"


  1. selfishly(Adverb)

    In a selfish manner; with regard to private interest only or chiefly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Selfishly(adverb)

    in a selfish manner; with regard to private interest only or chiefly

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of selfishly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of selfishly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of selfishly in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Most people punish often the mentally bright & praise selfishly the immoral person placed monetarily on a topmost height; and then pompously say that they are all right but the world is not.

  2. Abdullah Pratt:

    It's a natural emotion for most people to feel like, OK, maybe if I had a couple of extra detectives on this case it would have been solved, there are times when I'm jealous of cases that get solved. You think selfishly sometimes.

  3. Ethan Lindenberger:

    To combat preventable-disease outbreaks, information is, in my mind, the forefront of this matter. My mother would turn to anti-vaccine groups online and on social media, looking for her evidence in defense rather than health officials and other credible sources. This may seem to be in malice because of the dangers of not vaccinating imposes, but this is not the case. My mother came in the sense of loving her children and being concerned, for certain individuals and organizations that spread misinformation, they instill fear into the public for their own gain selfishly and do so knowing that their information is incorrect. For my mother, her love, affection and care as a parent, was used to push an agenda to create a false distress, and these sources which spread misinformation should be the primary concern of the American people.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    The difference between a Thought and a Proverb is that anything said by anyone is a Thought, which even upon not being intellectually worthy can be foolishly or selfishly admired by many people especially when the speaker is financially wealthy; but if a person's quote has got wisdom a lot for the whole world and endorsed or sought by sage minds only, then it becomes a Proverb.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    People who support selfishly the social media post of an ethically wrong person do not even belong to him or her and it does not take time long to expose them.

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