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EGOCENTRIC

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does egocentric mean? 

EGOCENTRIC (noun)
  The noun EGOCENTRIC has 1 sense:

1. a self-centered person with little regard for others

  Familiarity information: EGOCENTRIC used as a noun is very rare.


EGOCENTRIC (adjective)
  The adjective EGOCENTRIC has 1 sense:

1. limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs

  Familiarity information: EGOCENTRIC used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


EGOCENTRIC (noun)


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Meaning:

A self-centered person with little regard for others

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

egocentric; egoist

Hypernyms ("egocentric" is a kind of...):

selfish person (a person who is unusually selfish)


EGOCENTRIC (adjective)


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Meaning:

Limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs

Synonyms:

egocentric; egoistic; egoistical; self-centered; self-centred

Similar:

self-absorbed; self-involved (absorbed in your own interests or thoughts etc)

Also:

selfish (concerned chiefly or only with yourself and your advantage to the exclusion of others)


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