Origin of egotistic
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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|DAILY BEAST
With his gentle voice and romantic outlook, he provides a foil to the egotistical Tommy.
With this in mind, I was not concerned about dealing with the director, egotistical or not.
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|Abigail Pesta|November 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He thought the first part not only egotistical, but rather clap-trap.More Letters of Charles Darwin|Charles Darwin
His whole theory of humanity is tinged with the sad gray colors of a stolid, cold-eyed, ill-contented, egotistical indifference.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 1 (of 7)|John Addington Symonds
But she appeared to him vain, egotistical, grasping, odious.The Bostonians, Vol. II (of II)|Henry James
But the social impulses themselves came into being through the union of egotistical and erotic components into special entities.Totem and Taboo|Sigmund Freud
It both enraged and surprised him to find that she had a will of her own and was not content to obey his egotistical orders.Red Money|Fergus Hume