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Where Did The Word "Narcissist" Come From?
In conversation, we tend to use this word casually to mean "a person who is overly self-involved, and often vain, and selfish," but "narcissist" actually has a pretty sordid history.
Origin of narcissism
OTHER WORDS FROM narcissismnar·cis·sist [nahr-suh-sist], /ˈnɑr sə sɪst/, nar·cist [nahr-sist], /ˈnɑr sɪst/, nounnar·cis·sis·tic, nar·cis·tic, adjectivenon·nar·cism, nounnon·nar·cis·sism, noun
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How to use narcissism in a sentence
Even if it’s not narcissism, as he posits, there’s a certain numbness that sets in after constant exposure to tragedy, even if it’s only on the TV.Superficial Empathy and Watching the Afghan Tragedy On the Little Screen|Susanna Schrobsdorff|August 22, 2021|Time
Movies and TV have begun to reflect that trend, questioning the use of feminism to justify greed, exploitation, narcissism.Pop Culture Is Finally Getting Over the Girlboss Heroine. What Comes Next?|Judy Berman|June 17, 2021|Time
The higher the level of narcissism, the higher the level of aggression.
We recently reviewed 437 studies of narcissism and aggression involving a total of over 123,000 participants and found narcissism is related to a 21% increase in aggression and an 18% increase in violence.
There’s a real narcissism at the heart of this push to police who can and can’t play certain roles.Sia's Golden Globe-Nominated Music Isn’t Just Offensive. It’s Also Bad Art—and the Distinction Matters|Sarah Kurchak|February 25, 2021|Time
The characters are consumed less by technology and more by their own narcissism and the virus of fame.David Cronenberg: Why Frustrated Novelists Hate the Screenplay|Craig Hubert|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is this neurosis, narcissism, or the farsighted wisdom that allows a fellow to win three hundred games?
But this is also a parody of narcissism, just a little detour to eternity.
Crist really is that driven by narcissism, ambition, and personal vanity.The Messy, Sordid Story of Jim Greer, Charlie Crist’s Man to a Fault|Rick Wilson|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Knausgaard has somehow pushed narcissism to such an extreme point that it takes on the appearance of total selflessness.Fear And Self-Loathing In Scandinavia: The Fiction Of Karl Ove Knausgaard|Ted Gioia|May 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Narcissism is a result of stunted growth and of childhood abuse.
But, in an effort to compensate for a deep-set inferiority complex, they react with vanity and narcissism.
British Dictionary definitions for narcissism
Derived forms of narcissismnarcissist, nounnarcissistic, adjective
Word Origin for narcissism
Cultural definitions for narcissism
A consuming self-absorption or self-love; a type of egotism. Narcissists constantly assess their appearance, desires, feelings, and abilities.