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selfness

[ self-nis ]
/ ˈsɛlf nɪs /
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noun
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Origin of selfness

First recorded in 1580–90; self + -ness
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How to use selfness in a sentence

  • To love one's self at the expense of one's fellows is for selfness to become malignancy.

    A Man's Value to Society|Newell Dwight Hillis
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