Unselfish vs Unselfishness - What's the difference?

unselfish | unselfishness |


As an adjective unselfish

is not selfish; selfless; generous; altruistic.

As a noun unselfishness is

the state of being unselfish.

unselfish

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not selfish; selfless; generous; altruistic.
  • The man was in an unselfish mood that day, so decided to give a £20 note to the next charity he came across.

    Synonyms

    * altruistic * generous * selfless

    Antonyms

    * selfish

    unselfishness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state of being unselfish.