Origin of self-absorbed
Examples from the Web for self-absorbed
In Confessions of an Ivy League Frat Boy, the self-induced, self-absorbed Greek tragedy of Andrew Lohse.
She has a hard time getting the self-absorbed, self-loathing D-lister to open up (in between booze binges).'BoJack Horseman': The Debauched Tales of a Drunken, Groupie-Sexing D-List Horse, Hits Netflix|Marlow Stern|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The self-absorbed Bluth parents adopted Annyong from Korea for a better PR spin.Lucille Bluth’s Best Mothering Moments in ‘Arrested Development’ (VIDEO)|Jean Trinh|May 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It was all self-absorbed, shabby and suggestive of a leader about to take her troops over a cliff.Chicago Teachers Union Winning? What Rahm Emanuel is Up Against|James Warren|September 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The move was ill-advised—he lost handily—and Michelle felt it showed how self-absorbed her husband was.
She was self-absorbed and self-approving because she had attained that quality of sentimentality.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
I do not mean that he is boorish or eccentric, merely that he is bookish and self-absorbed.The Opinions of a Philosopher|Robert Grant
He really is too self-absorbed'; and she did not move, conveying by the posture of her shoulders how gravely she was vexed.Fraternity|John Galsworthy
The great majority of our countrywomen thus grow careworn, narrow-minded, self-absorbed.
Like most writers, I was self-absorbed, filled with a sense of the importance of my literary designs.A Daughter of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland