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Spanish translation of “megalomania”

megalomania

noun /meɡələˈmeiniə/
the idea, usually false, that one is great or powerful, combined with a passion for more greatness or power.
megalomanía
megalomaniac /-ӕk/ adjective, noun (of) a person having megalomania
megalómano
That country is in the power of a dangerous megalomaniac.
(Definition of megalomania from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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