[ee-guh-tis-tik or ee-guh-tis-ti-kuh l; eg-uh-]
- pertaining to or characterized by egotism.
- given to talking about oneself; vain; boastful; opinionated.
- indifferent to the well-being of others; selfish.
Origin of egotistic
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Examples from the Web for egotistical
He was egotistical even as a child, it is noted, infatuated with the sight of his name on a rubber stamp and later as a byline.
In the end, his egotistical personality and his unabashed ambition to join the highest ranks did him in.The Eerie Echoes Between the Trials of Bo Xilai and His Father
Wenguang Huang, Pin Ho
August 27, 2013
With his gentle voice and romantic outlook, he provides a foil to the egotistical Tommy.Meet the Germans Having Sex to Save the World
March 13, 2013
With this in mind, I was not concerned about dealing with the director, egotistical or not.James Deen: My Experience Making ‘The Canyons’
February 19, 2013
What I learned in 18 years from being an egotistical guy,” Markus says, “is to shut up and listen.Shooting the Stars With Fashion Photographers Markus and Indrani
November 25, 2012
Many who appear to be egotistical must assuredly be credited with this good motive.Roden's Corner
Henry Seton Merriman
Why should he spoil his life of egotistical pleasure by resisting that mad creature?Fruitfulness
Judge Granger—that inflated, stiff-necked, egotistical bag of conceit!Mixed Faces
All this is selfish, and egotistical, you will say—and so it is.Arthur O'Leary
Charles James Lever
I would not counsel you to be cowardly or egotistical, but he is right, you cannot deny it.A Romance of the West Indies