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self-absorbed

adjective uk   /ˌself.əbˈzɔːbd/ us    /-ˈzɔːrbd/ usually disapproving
only interested in yourself and your own activitiesSelfishnessInconsiderate
self-absorption
noun [U] uk   /ˌself.əbˈzɔːp.ʃən/ us    /-ˈzɔːrp-/
Her self-absorption is total - she talks you to death about her health problems.SelfishnessInconsiderate
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