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OTHER WORDS FROM selflessself·less·ly, adverbself·less·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for selfless
They taught me selflessness, boldness, and investing in future leaders.How a Tough-Talking Former Football Star Is Helping to Save Obamacare|Joshua DuBois|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he lauded Giffords for teaching Americans “the true meaning of hope in the face of despair,” and selflessness.As Gabrielle Giffords Resigns, Who Might Pursue Her Arizona Seat?|Terry Greene Sterling|January 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
His final act of selflessness was to dive on top of his wife, sacrificing his life for hers.
Their actions, their selflessness poses a challenge to each of us.
The nobility and absolute 'selflessness' of Liszt's playing had to be heard to be understood.Franz Liszt|James Huneker
More calm philosophy not unmixed with a delicate sense of pride this time, and a sublime if unconscious vein of selflessness.The Heart of a Woman|Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
You had the impression that that was in terms of selflessness?Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
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 Matthew|John Monro Gibson
He knew her innate gentleness, the selflessness of her disposition, but he knew also that there was a limit to all things.The Shadow of the East|E. M. Hull