[ee-goh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh, eg-oh-]
- psychologically abnormal egotism.
Origin of egomania
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Examples from the Web for egomaniacal
Obama loves Kanye's music, but he'd rather spend an evening with the cast of Duck Dynasty than the egomaniacal rapper.President Obama Needs Kanye West
December 26, 2013
His refusal to submit has been described as egomaniacal and destructive.Newt Gingrich Calls for Universal Right to Bear Arms at NRA Forum
April 13, 2012
He wished that O'Connor didn't make him feel quite so much like a first-year law student talking to an egomaniacal professor.Out Like a Light
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- obsessive love for oneself and regard for one's own needs
- any action dictated by this point of view
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Word Origin and History for egomaniacal
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egomania(ē′gō-mā′nē-ə, -mān′yə, ĕg′ō-)
- Extreme appreciation or preoccupation with the self.
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An extreme egotism.
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