noun see selfless

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  • Selflessness — Self less*ness, n. Quality or state of being selfless. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • selflessness — index largess (generosity), philanthropy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • selflessness — selfless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ concerned more with the needs and wishes of others than with one s own. DERIVATIVES selflessly adverb selflessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • selflessness — See selflessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • selflessness — noun The quality or state of being selfless …   Wiktionary

  • selflessness — Synonyms and related words: Olympian detachment, altruism, commitment, consecration, dedication, detachment, devotion, disinterest, disinterestedness, dispassion, dispassionateness, humility, impartiality, loftiness, modesty, neutrality,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • selflessness — self·less·ness || selflɪsnɪs n. unselfishness, quality of putting other people s needs before one s own …   English contemporary dictionary

  • selflessness — See: selfless …   English dictionary

  • selflessness — noun 1. the quality of unselfish concern for the welfare of others • Syn: ↑altruism • Ant: ↑egoism (for: ↑altruism) • Derivationally related forms: ↑selfless, ↑a …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Secrets of Selflessness — Rumuz e Bekhudi (PerB|رموز بیخودی; or The Secrets of Selflessness ; published in Persian, 1918) was the second philosophical poetry book of Allama Iqbal, the great poet philosopher of the subcontinent. This was a sequel to his first book Asrar e… …   Wikipedia

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