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egotism

noun [U]     /ˈiːɡəʊtɪzəm/ ( also egoism,   /ˈiːɡəʊɪzəm/   )
the opinion that you are very important so you are not interested in other peopleShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
egotist noun [C] egotistic     /ˌiːɡəʊˈtɪstɪk/ adjective ( also egotistical,   /ˌiːɡəʊˈtɪstɪkəl/   )
Translations of “egotism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自我主義, 自大, 自負…
in Russian эгоизм…
in Turkish bencillik, egoizm, kendini beğenmişlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自我主义, 自大, 自负…
in Polish egotyzm, egoizm…
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