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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.
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Origin of narcissism
OTHER WORDS FROM narcissismnar·cis·sist, narcist, nounnar·cis·sis·tic, nar·cis·tic, adjectivenon·nar·cism, nounnon·nar·cis·sism, noun
Words nearby narcissism
How to use narcissism in a sentence
The higher the level of narcissism, the higher the level of aggression.
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
It’s also not surprising that so many of TikTok’s favorite labels — ADHD, anxiety, bisexuality, narcissism — tend to populate a spectrum that everyone, regardless of whether they know it or not, falls on somewhere.This week in TikTok: How does TikTok know I have ADHD?|Rebecca Jennings|February 9, 2021|Vox
When Putin takes his shirt off and bears his chest, it’s not just about vanity or narcissism.Historian: Today’s Authoritarian Leaders Aren’t Fascists—But They Are Part of the Same Story|Olivia B. Waxman|November 10, 2020|Time
There’s an incredible embodied narcissism in this industry that is extremely difficult to deal with.Christian Puglisi Is Closing His Influential Copenhagen Restaurants. COVID Is Only Partly to Blame|Rafael Tonon|September 17, 2020|Eater
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
Medical definitions for narcissism
Other words from narcissismnar′cis•sist n.nar′cis•sis′tic adj.
Cultural definitions for narcissism
A consuming self-absorption or self-love; a type of egotism. Narcissists constantly assess their appearance, desires, feelings, and abilities.