Example sentences for: altruistic

How can you use “altruistic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But I doubt that will deter some legitimately interested, sympathetic, altruistic, caring people from trying to get inside other people's heads and hearts, in order to share their pain.

  • With "compassionate conservatism," he, too, is banking on a sense that the public wants to think of itself as generous again now: generous, caring, altruistic and--yes, let's face it--liberal.

  • Nobody doubts that we are imperfectly altruistic toward others.

  • These charges, accrued before the OPO assumes financial responsibility, may be unknowingly referred to donor families, essentially penalizing them for the altruistic act of organ donation.

  • It's true that Pierce's "altruistic" impulse is not on par with Travis Bickle's impulse to shave his head and assassinate a presidential candidate, but Schrader and Scorsese don't view his actions with any irony.

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