Unselfish in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Unselfish

Not selfish

Short Example Sentence for Unselfish

  • 1. His sensibility was of the most unselfish nature. 🔊
  • 2. Jacqueline embraced her sister in unselfish delight. 🔊
  • 3. Was there ever such sublime and unselfish clemency? 🔊
  • 4. He had not yet assumed unselfish views as to the matter. 🔊
  • 5. This I thought was very unselfish and considerate of him. 🔊
  • 6. But," he added, "I am not entirely unselfish in this. 🔊
  • 7. What right has he to be so precious unselfish at my expense? 🔊
  • 8. The word has been transformed by service and unselfish devotion to duty. 🔊
  • 9. He is good and true and unselfish to the heart's core. 🔊
  • 10. You call me from myself to recognize Companionship in your unselfish eyes. 🔊
  • 11. Was there any one in the world like that staunch, generous, unselfish woman? 🔊
  • 12. Nor am I wholly unselfish in allying myself with the colored people. 🔊
  • 13. Heaven alone can record the unselfish struggle I endured to let you play. 🔊

How to use Unselfish in a Sentence?

  • 1. Can the ideals of unselfish service and of pride and greed lie down in peace together? 🔊
  • 2. She had developed a fine character by her years of unselfish devotion to family and friends. 🔊
  • 3. Think of the hundreds of millions of unselfish acts which would then take place every day! 🔊
  • 4. The church and the city owe an unmeasured debt of gratitude to this unselfish and lovable man. 🔊
  • 5. In any case, and with any person, this unselfish treatment will produce the most effective return. 🔊
  • 6. I hold that no woman ever did anything more unselfish than this deed of Tannis! 🔊
  • 7. It is only in the genial and unselfish pursuits of science that such freshness of mind can be thus preserved. 🔊
  • 8. Bruce never guessed that it might be quite as hard for a failure to be unselfish as for a successful person. 🔊
  • 9. He was indulging in a dream, which he fondly imagined was unselfish and honorable to himself in a high degree. 🔊
  • 10. It does not devour because its unselfish conscience bids it do so, for the sake of the other deer and doves, or the other tigers. 🔊
  • 11. It is a fact beyond all question that this branch of the service has produced some of the most truly unselfish and heroic figures of the whole war. 🔊
  • 12. That was the only neighborly act that anybody ever knew the captain to be guilty of; but then it was not entirely unselfish on his part. 🔊
  • 13. Her mother had never been of an unselfish spirit, and since parting from her husband she had shown a mean penuriousness. 🔊
  • 14. There was a spontaneous outburst of noble good feeling and unselfish gladness, unmixed with any envy of our good luck. 🔊
  • 15. He had no difficulty in doing that, for Billie was to the full as amiable and unselfish as his brother. 🔊
  • 16. I believe these two Generals to be as little ambitious and as thoroughly unselfish as any men in the world. 🔊
  • 17. His brethren have found him a wise and prudent counselor, and an unselfish helper; and he has always been held in the highest esteem by them. 🔊
  • 18. He forgot his own danger, forgot wife and children at home in his unselfish eagerness to snatch the unfortunate girl from the impending danger. 🔊
  • 19. In fact, it seems to me that we should not catch many fish at all if it were not for our loving, painstaking, unselfish parents. 🔊
  • 20. But it is not generally an unselfish devotion, which desires to give, to lavish, to make sacrifices for the sake of the beloved. 🔊
  • 21. He sang a quiet song of unselfish love, pure love, which doubts not and trusts ever; which gives more than it seeks. 🔊
  • 22. Ah, on all your seven days, which in you look like seven minutes, we were innocent, unselfish and full of love. 🔊
  • 23. Whether this hysterical joy, this unselfish ecstasy, about a new life was founded upon a sound and tangible basis few people knew and fewer cared. 🔊
  • 24. Whereupon the Batavian minister, inspired by the unselfish interest which he took in his fatherland, agreed to accept the difficult position. 🔊
  • 25. One must regret that the rare talents which he possessed, and the brilliant opportunities that lay before him, were not employed in more unselfish ends. 🔊
  • 26. With the rapidity with which he gets into a position where his voice is listened to as unselfish and authoritative on the conservation subject, will his influence on the new conditions be measured. 🔊
  • 27. The bursts of eloquence which before now had startled his audience to conviction, should be nothing to the burning words by which he would wring these unselfish lives from the jaws of death. 🔊