egoistic

[ ee-goh-is-tik, eg-oh- ]
/ ˌi goʊˈɪs tɪk, ˌɛg oʊ- /

adjective

pertaining to or of the nature of egoism.
being centered in or preoccupied with oneself and the gratification of one's own desires; self-centered (opposed to altruistic).

Nearby words

  1. egocentric speech,
  2. egocentricity,
  3. egocentrism,
  4. egoism,
  5. egoist,
  6. egoli,
  7. egomania,
  8. egomaniac,
  9. egophonic,
  10. egophony

Also e·go·is·ti·cal.

Origin of egoistic

First recorded in 1825–35; egoist + -ic

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