Disinterestedness

Disinterestedness
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Disinterestedness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disinterestedness
disinterestedness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ generosity
generosity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ liberality
liberality
liberalism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ altruism
altruism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ benevolence
benevolence
&c. 906
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ elevation
elevation
loftiness of purpose
exaltation
magnanimity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ chivalry
chivalry
chivalrous spirit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ heroism
heroism
sublimity
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ self-denial
self-denial
self-abnegation
self-sacrifice
self-immolation
self-control
&c.(resolution) 604
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ stoicism
stoicism
devotion
martyrdom
suttee
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ labor of love
labor of love
PARAG:Disinterestedness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be disinterested
be disinterested
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make a sacrifice
make a sacrifice
lay one's head on the block
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ put oneself in the place of others
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
PARAG:Disinterestedness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ disinterested
disinterested
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unselfish
unselfish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ self-denying
self-denying
self-sacrificing
self-devoted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ generous
generous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ handsome
handsome
liberal
noble
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ noble-minded
noble-minded
highminded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ princely
princely
great
high
elevated
lofty
exalted
spirited
stoical
magnanimous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ great-hearted
great-hearted
large-hearted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ chivalrous
chivalrous
heroic
sublime
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unbought
unbought
unbribed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uncorrupted
uncorrupted
&c.(upright) 939

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  • Disinterestedness — Dis*in ter*est*ed*ness, n. The state or quality of being disinterested; impartiality. [1913 Webster] That perfect disinterestedness and self devotion of which man seems to be incapable, but which is sometimes found in woman. Macaulay. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disinterestedness — index candor (impartiality), disinterest (lack of interest), disregard (unconcern), fairness, indifference …   Law dictionary

  • disinterestedness — disinterested ► ADJECTIVE 1) not influenced by considerations of personal advantage; impartial. 2) having or feeling no interest. DERIVATIVES disinterestedly adverb disinterestedness noun. USAGE There is a difference between disinterested and… …   English terms dictionary

  • disinterestedness — noun Date: circa 1682 the quality or state of being objective or impartial …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disinterestedness — See disinterestedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • disinterestedness — noun The state or quality of being disinterested …   Wiktionary

  • disinterestedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being just and unbiased: detachment, disinterest, dispassion, dispassionateness, equitableness, fair mindedness, fairness, impartiality, impartialness, justice, justness, nonpartisanship,… …   English dictionary for students

  • disinterestedness — dis in·ter·est·ed·ness || nɪs n. indifference; impartiality, lack of bias, objectivity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disinterestedness — dis·interestedness …   English syllables

  • disinterestedness — noun freedom from bias or from selfish motives • Derivationally related forms: ↑disinterested • Hypernyms: ↑impartiality, ↑nonpartisanship …   Useful english dictionary

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