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 (ē′gō-mā′nē-ə, -mān′yə)
Obsessive preoccupation with the self.

e′go·ma′ni·ac′ (-nē-ăk′) n.
e′go·ma·ni′a·cal (-mə-nī′ə-kəl) adj.
e′go·ma·ni′a·cal·ly adv.
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(ˌiːɡəʊməˈnaɪɪklɪ; ˌɛɡəʊməˈnaɪɪklɪ)
in an egomaniacal manner
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However I will attempt to describe the intensity of the festival according to what I, possibly egomaniacally, have dubbed the Bainbridge Scale of Festival Intensity.
To write this article 1 culled material citing right-wing serials from many years of journalistic and scholarly writing; and lest it appear I am egomaniacally obsessed with citing nay own work, I have placed the titles in the bibliography, and refer to them in endnotes, generally by date.
NASCAR champ Ricky Bobby, like Burgundy, is at the top of his game and so egomaniacally aware of it, he's just asking to be brought down; he needs to have everything fall apart to realize what's worth living for.