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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 (32)
  • Hugo said Opperman had a tendency toward self-aggrandisement.
  • Dave Winer is not solely concerned with self-aggrandisement ...
  • They are all on the same agenda: denial and self-aggrandisement.
  • This led him to do things for others, not for self-aggrandisement. for more
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