VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

IV. MORAL AFFECTIONS

3. Moral conditions

Disinterestedness.

[Antonyms: selfishness.]

[Nouns] disinterestedness; generosity; liberality, liberalism; altruism; benevolence [more]; elevation, loftiness of purpose, exaltation, magnanimity; chivalry, chivalrous spirit; heroism, sublimity.

self-denial, self-abnegation, self-sacrifice, self-immolation, self-control (resolution) [more]; stoicism, devotion, martyrdom, suttee.

labor of love.

[Verbs] be disinterested; make a sacrifice, lay one's head on the block; put oneself in the place of others, do as one would be done by, do unto others as we would men should do unto us.

[Adjectives] disinterested; unselfish; self-denying, self-sacrificing, self-devoted; generous.

handsome, liberal, noble; noble-minded, highminded; princely, great, high, elevated, lofty, exalted, spirited, stoical, magnanimous; great- hearted, large-hearted; chivalrous, heroic, sublime.

unbought, unbribed; uncorrupted (upright) [more].

[Phrases] non vobis solum.

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