Translation of "ego" - English-Spanish dictionary

ego

noun uk /ˈiː.ɡəʊ/ (plural egos)

your idea or opinion of yourself, especially your feeling of your own importance and ability

ego
That man has such an enormous ego – I’ve never known anyone so full of themselves!
I’m glad she got the job – she needed something to boost/bolster her ego (= give her confidence).

specialized psychology in psychoanalysis, the part of a person’s mind that tries to match the hidden desires (= wishes) of the id (= part of the unconscious mind) with the demands of the real world

ego → See also alter ego , superego

(Translation of “ego” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

ego

noun /ˈiːɡəu, ˈeɡou/

personal pride

amor propio, orgullo
His criticism wounded my ego.

(psychology ) the part of a person that is conscious and thinks; self.

ego
egocentric /eɡəˈsentrik, (American) iːɡou-/ adjective

interested in oneself only

egocéntrico
She accused him of being egocentric and selfish.
egoism /ˈe-, (American) iː-/ noun

selfishness.

egoísmo
His egoism knows no bounds.
egoist /ˈe-, (American) ˈiː-/ noun

egoísta
egoistic adjective ( egoistical)

egoísta

(Translation of “ego” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)