egomaniac
noun see egomania

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • egomaniac — 1890, from EGOMANIA (Cf. egomania). Related: Egomaniacal …   Etymology dictionary

  • egomaniac — [[t]i͟ːgoʊme͟ɪniæk, e̱g [/t]] egomaniacs N COUNT (disapproval) An egomaniac is someone who thinks only of themselves and does not care if they harm other people in order to get what they want. Adam is clever enough, but he s also something of an… …   English dictionary

  • egomaniac — UK [ˌiːɡəʊˈmeɪnɪæk] / US [ˌɪɡoʊˈmeɪnɪˌæk] noun [countable] Word forms egomaniac : singular egomaniac plural egomaniacs showing disapproval someone who behaves in an unreasonable or crazy way because they think that they and their ideas are… …   English dictionary

  • egomaniac — noun A person obsessed with their own (supposed) importance. Hes a raving egomaniac, all he ever talks about is himself and how important he is …   Wiktionary

  • egomaniac — egomania ► NOUN ▪ obsessive egotism. DERIVATIVES egomaniac noun egomaniacal adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • egomaniac — See egomania. * * * …   Universalium

  • egomaniac — ego·ma·ni·ac nē .ak n one characterized by egomania ego·ma·ni·a·cal mə nī ə kəl adj ego·ma·ni·a·cal·ly k(ə )lē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • egomaniac — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A conceited, self centered person: egocentric, egoist, egotist, narcissist. Informal: swellhead. See SELF, SELF LOVE …   English dictionary for students

  • egomaniac — e|go|ma|ni|ac [ˌi:gəuˈmeıniæk, ˌeg US gou ] n someone who thinks that they are very important, and does not care whether they upset other people in order to get what they want …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • egomaniac — e|go|ma|ni|ac [ ,igou meıni,æk ] noun count someone who behaves in an unreasonable or crazy way because they think that they and their ideas are extremely important …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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