Egoistical
Egoistic E`go*is"tic, Egoistical E`go*is"tic*al, a. Pertaining to egoism; imbued with egoism or excessive thoughts of self; self-loving. [1913 Webster]

Ill-natured feeling, or egoistic pleasure in making men miserable. --G. Eliot. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • egoistical — index inflated (vain), orgulous, proud (conceited) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • egoistical — egoism ► NOUN 1) an ethical theory that treats self interest as the foundation of morality. 2) another term for EGOTISM(Cf. ↑egotistical). DERIVATIVES egoist noun egoistic adjective egoistical adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • egoistical — adjective see egoist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • egoistical — See egoistic. * * * …   Universalium

  • egoistical — adjective a) Caring about oneself rather than others. b) Egotistical. Ant: altruistic See Also: egoism, egoist …   Wiktionary

  • egoistical — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Concerned with the person rather than with society: egocentric, egoistic, individualistic. See SELF. 2. Concerned only with oneself: egocentric, egoistic, egomaniacal, egotistic, egotistical, self absorbed,… …   English dictionary for students

  • egoistical — adj. self centered, selfish, concerned only with self, egotistical …   English contemporary dictionary

  • egoistical — ego·is·ti·cal …   English syllables

  • egoistical — adjective limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs • Syn: ↑egoistic, ↑egocentric, ↑self centered, ↑self centred • Ant: ↑altruistic (for: ↑egoistic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • egoistic — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. self centered, egocentric, self absorbed, self seeking; see egotistic 1 , 2 , selfish 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Concerned with the person rather than with society: egocentric, egoistical,… …   English dictionary for students

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