- 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
Related Words for egotisticallyselfishly, ostentatiously, arrogantly, airily, boastfully, conceitedly, haughtily, loftily, pretentiously
Examples from the Web for egotistically
Historical Examples of egotistically
I do, and I egotistically take my friends to see the result.The Rosery Folk
George Manville Fenn
Hugh thought for himself; he thought round and through his position, not egotistically but with a quality of responsibility.Mr. Britling Sees It Through
H. G. Wells
The Romanticist egotistically pursues his personal happiness, and believes himself to be of infinite importance.
His eyes took on a glint of intelligence, one might almost say of hope, and he smiled egregiously, egotistically.The Witness
Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
But he lived to see the day when, as he egotistically said, "it became circulated like the newspapers."