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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characteristic of false pride; Characteristic of those having an inflated idea of their own importance.

Usage examples (36)
  • It's a kind of egotistic naturalism which is endemic of a deeper French malaise.
  • Bovary vaguely contributed to his pleasure by a kind of egotistic reflex upon himself.
  • Oh, the inconceivable egotistic imagination of women!
  • It loves, but its affections are selfish and egotistic. for more
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