Definition of “selfless” - English Dictionary

“selfless” in British English

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selflessadjective

uk /ˈself.ləs/ us /ˈself.ləs/ approving
selflessly
adverb uk /ˈself.ləs.li/ us /ˈself.ləs.li/ approving
selflessness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈself.ləs.nəs/ us /ˈself.ləs.nəs/ approving

(Definition of “selfless” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“selfless” in American English

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selflessadjective

us /ˈself·ləs/

caring more about other people’s needs and interests than about your own:

She’s a selfless person who is deeply concerned about social justice.

(Definition of “selfless” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)