Meaning of “self-absorbed” in the English Dictionary

"self-absorbed" in British English

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self-absorbedadjective

uk /ˌself.əbˈzɔːbd/ us /ˌself.əbˈzɔːrbd/ usually disapproving
self-absorption
noun [ U ] uk /ˌself.əbˈzɔːp.ʃən/ us /ˌself.əbˈzɔːrp.ʃən/

Her self-absorption is total - she talks you to death about her health problems.

(Definition of “self-absorbed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"self-absorbed" in American English

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self-absorbedadjective

us /ˌself·əbˈsɔrbd, -ˈzɔrbd/

so involved with yourself that you do not think about anyone else; self-centered:

Henry is so self-absorbed it’s a miracle anyone bothers with him at all.

(Definition of “self-absorbed” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)