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egotism

noun [U]  us   /ˈi·ɡəˌtɪz·əm/
the tendency to think only about yourself and consider yourself better and more important than other people
egotist
noun [C]  us   /ˈi·ɡə·təst/
My brother is such an egotist.
egotistical
adjective  us   /ˌi·ɡəˈtɪs·tɪ·kəl/
Translations of “egotism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自我主義, 自大, 自負…
in Russian эгоизм…
in Turkish bencillik, egoizm, kendini beğenmişlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自我主义, 自大, 自负…
in Polish egotyzm, egoizm…
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