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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Excessive absorption in self-analysis or focus on a single issue

Usage examples (37)
  • Otherwise this navel-gazing will drive you insane.
  • "The navel-gazing aspect is probably there," admits Love.
  • The President who hates navel-gazing suddenly did just that.
  • We've graduated from "Tapestry and Porcelaine" to navel-gazing. for more
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