Selfist Self"ist, n. A selfish person. [R.] --I. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • selfist — self·ist …   English syllables

  • selfist — fə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: self (III) + ist : a selfish person …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selfism — refers to any philosophy, doctrine, or tendency that upholds explicitly selfish principles as being desirable. It is used pejoratively.Paul VitzThe term selfism was used extensively by conservative Christian critic Paul Vitz in his book . Vitz… …   Wikipedia

  • Suist — Su ist, n. [L. suus belinging to himself or to one s self.] One who seeks for things which gratify merely himself; a selfish person; a selfist. [R.] Whitlock. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • selfism — noun concentration on one s own interests. Derivatives selfist noun …   English new terms dictionary

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