selfish translate English to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "selfish" - English-Japanese dictionary


B1 caring only about yourself and not other people
わがままな, 自分勝手な
selfishly /ˈsel·fɪʃ·li/ adverb
利己的に, 自己本位に
selfishness /ˈsel·fɪʃ·nəs/ noun [no plural]
わがまま, 身勝手
Translations of “selfish”
in Korean 이기적인…
in Arabic أناني…
in Portuguese egoísta, interessado…
in Catalan egoista…
in Italian egoista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自私的…
in Russian эгоистичный…
in Turkish bencil, hep kendini düşünen, egoist…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自私的…
in Polish samolubny, egoistyczny…
(Definition of selfish from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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