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disinterested
used in Great Expectations

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Definition
unaffected by self-interest
  • I thought Mr. Jaggers glanced at Joe, as if he considered him a fool for his disinterestedness.
    Chapter 18 (34% in)
  • But he really is disinterested, and above small jealousy and spite, I have heard?
    Chapter 33 (26% in)
  • To the present moment, I believe it to have been referable to some pure fire of generosity and disinterestedness in my love for her, that I could not endure the thought of her stooping to that hound.
    Chapter 38 (78% in)
  • What follows has another (and I hope more disinterested) purpose.
    Chapter 44 (23% in)

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