Definition of selfless in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈselfləs/


Concerned more with the needs and wishes of others than with one’s own; unselfish: an act of selfless devotion
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  • Their history is replete with heroic deeds of selfless devotion and supreme sacrifice over the years.
  • One cannot but stand in awe of such selfless devotion to a cause.
  • The winners were chosen for showing bravery in the face of disability, illness or selfless devotion to others.
unselfish, altruistic, self-sacrificing, self-denying;
considerate, compassionate, kind, noble, generous, magnanimous, ungrudging, charitable, benevolent, openhanded

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Syllabification: self·less

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