What does unselfish mean?

Definitions for unselfishʌnˈsɛl fɪʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unselfish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unselfish(adj)

    disregarding your own advantages and welfare over those of others

  2. unselfish(adj)

    not greedy


  1. unselfish(Adjective)

    Not selfish; selfless; generous; altruistic.

    The man was in an unselfish mood that day, so decided to give a u00A320 note to the next charity he came across.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unselfish in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unselfish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Buddha:

    To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.

  2. Dwyane Wade:

    We're playing unselfish basketball, any given night, anybody can be more aggressive than other guys, depending on matchups, depending on the night.

  3. Pau Gasol:

    He was a great teammate, full of joy, a guy you want to have in your locker room, he's very unselfish, an incredible guy. I had a lot of memorable moments with him.

  4. Iris Murdoch:

    In almost every marriage there is a selfish and an unselfish partner. A pattern is set up and soon becomes inflexible, of one person always making the demands and one person always giving way.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A person who loves only oneself attracts many towards him/her because the parity of people nature works in tandem; but one who stands unselfish in life distracts many and so he remains without any.

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