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self-obsessed

Syllabification: self-ob·sessed

Definition of self-obsessed in English:

adjective

Excessively preoccupied with one’s own life and circumstances; thinking only about oneself: even self-obsessed pop stars don’t want the rumor mill to overshadow their music
More example sentences
  • He was at a self-obsessed age, in a self-obsessed field, living in a self-obsessed era.
  • Travel is a paradoxical business - supposedly outgoing, in fact self-obsessed.
  • Obviously, he needed to get out from under a self-obsessed, over-bearing mother!

Derivatives

self-obsession

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