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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act undertaken to increase your own power and influence or to draw attention to your own importance.

Usage examples (34)
  • Career focuses on self-aggrandizement and accumulation.
  • What Huckabee is doing is some sort of self-aggrandizement.
  • "Me too" is inadequate for the purposes of self-aggrandizement.
  • Most applicants opt for self-aggrandizement over self-effacement. for more
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