wegotism

n.

1797, from we + egotism; "an obtrusive and too frequent use of the first person plural by a speaker or writer" [OED].


Nearby words

  1. weft-knitted,
  2. weftwise,
  3. wegener,
  4. wegener's granulomatosis,
  5. wegener, alfred lothar,
  6. wehrmacht,
  7. wei,
  8. wei he,
  9. weichsel,
  10. weidman

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