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Synonyms for unselfishness

Synonyms for unselfishness

the quality of not putting yourself first but being willing to give your time or money or effort etc. for others

acting generously


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Unselfishness personified, Peter put goals on a plate.
Mothering Sunday reminds us of the great virtues of love, unselfishness and devotion to duty, things so many mothers have taught by their own examples.
The former Olympique Lyon man has already found the back of the net 13 times in both the La Liga and the Champions League, while his unselfishness has already produced him 9 assists (11 in all competitions).
Harvey Chipkin of Travel Market Report outlines the five principles of likeability: trust, relevance, unselfishness, simplicity and timing.
The program, whose theme is 'And the Lord Wondered That There was No Intercessor,' suggests the use of the Wise Men's gifts as symbols of intercession: myrrh, symbol of intercession for the sorrows of the world; frankincense, symbol of intercession for all members of the church family in every nation; gold, symbol of intercession for the refining spirit of all mankind with dross consumed, our world to be rebuilt with generosity and unselfishness.
In the letter, Nicole wrote that being a mother is the greatest gift from God , one that's filled with genuine feelings of love, affection, responsibility, fear and unselfishness.
It is the sheer unselfishness of this act, whichhc includedc launchingc a campaign website,e producing awareness-raising w films and lobbyb ingy the Turkishu authorities, when h Cerys' famila yl could havea wrappeda themselves v up in their ownw anguish that is truly l humbling.
Toward the end of his speech, he asks his listeners to "develop a dangerous kind of unselfishness.
It must be Antonio Valencia, whose record of 11 assists in 19 matches is the secondhighest in the Premier League behind David Silva, the king of unselfishness.
2 Generosity and unselfishness oils the wheels of all relationships in any sphere but especially in sexual ones.
Sergio Aguero bagged the first when he converted that early spotkick, then set-up Edin Dzeko later in a eye-catching moment of unselfishness.
The common goal of all moral precepts laid down by the great teachers of humanity is unselfishness.
It indicates to others that the wearer has undergone gruelling and physically demanding tests of endurance, by displaying the Commando qualities of unselfishness, cheerfulness under adversity, courage, determination and high professional standards.
The socio-political stability, peace, consolidation of the society were brought to the country largely due to courage, persistence and unselfishness of Roza Otunbaeva, the Diplomatic Academy said.
A human interest story about unselfishness and a person who hasn't gone looking for honours monetary, or otherwise, and then says anyone would have done it, or words to that effect.