Definition of egotism in English:

egotism

Syllabification: e·go·tism
Pronunciation: /ˈēgəˌtizəm
 
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noun

Derivatives

egotize

verb
More example sentences
  • In fact, the more an ego encompasses or "egotizes" the tendencies of its own sex, the more it feels anatomically complete.
  • He identified that 'egotizing variability' which came close to daemonic power, but which was also the source of poetry.

Origin

early 18th century: from French égoïste, from Latin ego 'I'.

Usage

See egoism (usage).

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