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1. A conceited, boastful person.
2. A selfish, self-centered person.
e′go·tis′tic, e′go·tis′ti·cal adj.
e•go•tis•tic(ˌi gəˈtɪs tɪk, ˌɛg ə-)
1. given to egotism.
2. vain; boastful.
3. indifferent to the well-being of others; selfish.
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|Adj.||1.||egotistic - characteristic of those having an inflated idea of their own importance|
selfish - concerned chiefly or only with yourself and your advantage to the exclusion of others; "Selfish men were...trying to make capital for themselves out of the sacred cause of civil rights"- Maria Weston Chapman
|2.||egotistic - characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance; "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes"|
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"
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1. Thinking too highly of oneself: