ego-trip


Also found in: Idioms.

e·go-trip

(ē′gō-trĭp′)
intr.v. ego-tripped, ego-trip·ping, ego-trips Slang
To act in an egotistic manner.

e′go-trip′per n.

ego-trip


Past participle: ego-tripped
Gerund: ego-tripping

Imperative
ego-trip
ego-trip
Present
I ego-trip
you ego-trip
he/she/it ego-trips
we ego-trip
you ego-trip
they ego-trip
Preterite
I ego-tripped
you ego-tripped
he/she/it ego-tripped
we ego-tripped
you ego-tripped
they ego-tripped
Present Continuous
I am ego-tripping
you are ego-tripping
he/she/it is ego-tripping
we are ego-tripping
you are ego-tripping
they are ego-tripping
Present Perfect
I have ego-tripped
you have ego-tripped
he/she/it has ego-tripped
we have ego-tripped
you have ego-tripped
they have ego-tripped
Past Continuous
I was ego-tripping
you were ego-tripping
he/she/it was ego-tripping
we were ego-tripping
you were ego-tripping
they were ego-tripping
Past Perfect
I had ego-tripped
you had ego-tripped
he/she/it had ego-tripped
we had ego-tripped
you had ego-tripped
they had ego-tripped
Future
I will ego-trip
you will ego-trip
he/she/it will ego-trip
we will ego-trip
you will ego-trip
they will ego-trip
Future Perfect
I will have ego-tripped
you will have ego-tripped
he/she/it will have ego-tripped
we will have ego-tripped
you will have ego-tripped
they will have ego-tripped
Future Continuous
I will be ego-tripping
you will be ego-tripping
he/she/it will be ego-tripping
we will be ego-tripping
you will be ego-tripping
they will be ego-tripping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ego-tripping
you have been ego-tripping
he/she/it has been ego-tripping
we have been ego-tripping
you have been ego-tripping
they have been ego-tripping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ego-tripping
you will have been ego-tripping
he/she/it will have been ego-tripping
we will have been ego-tripping
you will have been ego-tripping
they will have been ego-tripping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ego-tripping
you had been ego-tripping
he/she/it had been ego-tripping
we had been ego-tripping
you had been ego-tripping
they had been ego-tripping
Conditional
I would ego-trip
you would ego-trip
he/she/it would ego-trip
we would ego-trip
you would ego-trip
they would ego-trip
Past Conditional
I would have ego-tripped
you would have ego-tripped
he/she/it would have ego-tripped
we would have ego-tripped
you would have ego-tripped
they would have ego-tripped
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