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selfish

adjective  us   /ˈsel·fɪʃ/
caring only about what you want or need without any thought for the needs or wishes of other people: Am I being selfish to want more?
Translations of “selfish”
in Korean 이기적인…
in Arabic أناني…
in Portuguese egoísta, interessado…
in Catalan egoista…
in Japanese わがままな, 自分勝手な…
in Italian egoista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自私的…
in Russian эгоистичный…
in Turkish bencil, hep kendini düşünen, egoist…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自私的…
in Polish samolubny, egoistyczny…
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