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Synonyms for selfishly

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. selfishlyadverb


  2. selfishlyadverb


Princeton's WordNet4.1 / 9 votes

  1. egotistically, selfishlyadverb

    in an egotistical manner

    "he behaved egotistically"



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  1. Bev Keevill:

    In World War 2 Men put their lives on the line for others, in the 2020 Pandemic we are selfishly putting others lives on the line.

  2. Ethan Lindenberger:

    To combat preventable-disease outbreaks, information is, in my mind, the forefront of this matter. My mother would turn to anti-vaccine groups online and on social media, looking for her evidence in defense rather than health officials and other credible sources. This may seem to be in malice because of the dangers of not vaccinating imposes, but this is not the case. My mother came in the sense of loving her children and being concerned, for certain individuals and organizations that spread misinformation, they instill fear into the public for their own gain selfishly and do so knowing that their information is incorrect. For my mother, her love, affection and care as a parent, was used to push an agenda to create a false distress, and these sources which spread misinformation should be the primary concern of the American people.

  3. Rooma Mehra:

    We were very very lucky children! I pray that our future generations have as much fun, in whatever way! We should at least try to leave enough water, greenery, forests .. simple means of human sustenance .. if for no other reason but to repay Nature's debt on all of us..who enjoyed nature's charity to the hilt selfishly..when it was meant for ALL human beings including children of the future ..

  4. Abdullah Pratt:

    It's a natural emotion for most people to feel like, OK, maybe if I had a couple of extra detectives on this case it would have been solved, there are times when I'm jealous of cases that get solved. You think selfishly sometimes.

  5. Von Miller:

    Selfishly, I want to be the guy that helped Aaron Donald get a Super Bowl, when he walks across the stage in Canton and says, ‘Man, when Von Miller came to the team, things changed,’ that's what I do it for.


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