un selfish

unselfish

[uhn-sel-fish]
adjective
not selfish; disinterested; generous; altruistic.

Origin:
1690–1700; un-1 + selfish

unselfishly, adverb
unselfishness, noun
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unselfish (ʌnˈsɛlfɪʃ)
 
adj
not selfish or greedy; generous
 
un'selfishly
 
adv
 
un'selfishness
 
n

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unselfish
1698, from un- (1) "not" + selfish. Cf. Dan. uselvisk, Swed. osjälfvisk.
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