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narcissistic

[nahr-suh-sis-tik]
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adjective
  1. having an undue fascination with oneself; vain.
  2. Psychoanalysis. tending to derive erotic gratification from admiration of one's own physical or mental attributes.
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Origin of narcissistic

First recorded in 1910–20; narciss(ism) + -istic
Related formsnar·cis·sis·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·nar·cis·sis·tic, adjectiveun·nar·cis·sis·tic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for non-narcissistic

narcissistic

adj.

1912, see narcissism + -istic. Sometimes erroneously as narcistic. Related: Narcissistically.

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