Translation of "self-interest" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌselfˈɪn·trəst/ us /ˌselfˈɪn·trəst/

interest in what will help you, and not what will help other people

interés propio, egoísmo

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


noun /selfˈintrəst/

consideration only for one’s own aims and advantages

interés propio
He acted out of self-interest.

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