Part of speech:
Caring only about oneself; selfish.
Pursuing only one's own ends or interests.
The definition of egoistic is someone who is self-centered or conceited.
Tending to talk excessively about oneself.
Engrossed in oneself and one's own affairs; selfish.
Of the same material as the article with which it is used:
(Informal) Grasping; avaricious
Absorbed primarily or only in one's own interests or activities.
Of or like a person who is a glutton
Of or motivated by altruism; unselfish
Avoiding or averse to the society of others; not sociable:
Feeling and exhibiting concern and empathy for others.
(Psychology) The doctrine holding that behavior is motivated by the desire for pleasure and the avoidance of pain.
Having, exhibiting, or motivated by no concern for oneself; unselfish:
A developmental disorder characterized by severe deficits in social interaction and communication and by abnormal behavior patterns, such as the repetition of specific movements or a tendency to focus on certain objects. Autism is evident in the first years of life. Its cause is unknown.
Based on or offering what is of use or advantage rather than what is right or just; guided by self-interest; politic
Smug or complacent satisfaction with oneself or with one's accomplishments.
Not temperate or moderate, especially in rhetoric or tone; unrestrained:
Barely sufficient; close:
The act or process of introverting or the condition of being introverted.
In Greek, the pronunciation of certain letters, like eta and upsilon, as iota (ē) because of a regular sound change.
The condition of being self-centered; selfishness
Harsh in judgment; unkind.
Regard for oneself and one's own interests
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