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egotism

Saltos de línea: ego|tism
Pronunciación: /ˈɛɡətɪz(ə)m
 
, ˈiː-/

Definición de egotism en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The fact of being excessively conceited or absorbed in oneself: in his arrogance and egotism, he underestimated Gill
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Indeed, conceit, arrogance, and egotism are the essentials of patriotism.
  • Denial would appear to be in fact much more common even than excess egotism.
  • They live for up to several months in the bush, where they learn to overcome pride, egotism, and selfishness.
Sinónimos

Origen

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

Uso

On the difference between egotism and egoism, see egoism (usage).

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