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See definition of selflessness on Dictionary.com
  • as inself-denial
  • as inaltruism

synonyms for selflessness

  • abnegation
  • abstemiousness
  • ascetic
  • asceticism
  • self-abnegation
  • self-sacrifice
  • benevolence
  • kindness
  • philanthropy
  • magnanimity
  • charity
  • humanitarianism
  • public spirit
  • social conscience
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antonyms for selflessness

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  • self-indulgence
  • meanness
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How to use selflessness in a sentence

I learned the virtues of compassion, patience, hard work, selflessness, dedication, gratefulness and passion towards one’s profession and family from my parents and people around me.
'A YEAR FULL OF EMOTIONS.' WHAT KIDS LEARNED FROM THE COVID-19 PANDEMICALLISON SINGERJUNE 12, 2021TIME
Let’s stop celebrating mothers for their selflessness or for always putting their children above their own needs and instead let them know they are not alone in holding the burden and that we recognize their strength, power and importance.
THE PROBLEM WITH CELEBRATING THE SELFLESSNESS OF MOTHERSANNA MALAIKA TUBBSMAY 7, 2021TIME
Today, once again, these heroes risked their lives to protect our Capitol and our Country, with the same extraordinary selflessness and spirit of service seen on January 6.
A CAPITOL POLICE OFFICER IS KILLED IN ANOTHER DEADLY ATTACK AT U.S. CAPITOLLISSANDRA VILLAAPRIL 2, 2021TIME
Her selflessness and subsequent self-awareness clashed with her history-making moments.
MICKEY GUYTON’S HISTORY-MAKING COUNTRY MUSIC GRAMMY NOD IS JUST THE BEGINNINGBRANDE VICTORIANMARCH 12, 2021ESSENCE.COM
And, in many videos, glimmers of admirable selflessness shine through.
SALSA MADE WITH A DRILL, AND MORE: TIKTOK OFFERS GLIMPSES OF LIFE DURING THE TEXAS STORMTRAVIS ANDREWSFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
My life work will be to drag him down from his pinnacle of selflessness!
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
How can a cautious, cunning, time-serving man of the world understand the selflessness of the Son of God?
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEWJOHN MONRO GIBSON
In this man there was neither the enthusiastic patriotism of a Chauvelin, nor the ardent selflessness of a Danton.
THE ELUSIVE PIMPERNELBARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY
Woman, by way of Motherhood, has endowed man with an ever fuller heritage of her attributes of selflessness and intuition.
FEMINISM AND SEX-EXTINCTIONARABELLA KENEALY
Perhaps he was simply gaining time to suppress the emotions which the selflessness of the other had inspired.
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WORDS RELATED TO SELFLESSNESS

  • benevolence
  • charity
  • humanitarianism
  • kindness
  • magnanimity
  • philanthropy
  • public spirit
  • selflessness
  • social conscience
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