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egoistic

e·go·is·tic

egoistic

 
pronunciation:
i go I stihk
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or based on egoism.
He attends these charitable events for egoistic reasons.
antonyms:
altruistic
definition 2: mostly concerned about oneself and one's desires; self-centered. (Cf. altruistic.)
Her success has made her increasingly egoistic, and she seems to have left her family behind.
antonyms:
altruistic
similar words:
egocentric
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derivations: egoistical (adj.), egoistically (adv.)