Meaning of Altruism



English: Altruism
Bangla: পরার্থবাদ, পরার্থপরতা
Hindi: परोपकारिता, परहितवाद
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

the principle or practice of unselfish concern for or devotion to the welfare of others (opposed to egoism).

Definition: 2

Animal Behavior. behavior by an animal that may be to its disadvantage but that benefits others of its kind, as a warning cry that reveals the location of the caller to a predator.

Definition: 3

the principle or practice of unselfish concern for the welfare of others

Definition: 4

the philosophical doctrine that right action is that which produces the greatest benefit to others