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Dictionary entry overview: What does self-aggrandizing mean?
• SELF-AGGRANDIZING (adjective)
The adjective SELF-AGGRANDIZING has 2 senses:
1. of or relating to or characteristic of self-aggrandizement
2. exhibiting self-importance
Familiarity information: SELF-AGGRANDIZING used as an adjective is rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||self-aggrandizing [BACK TO TOP]|
Of or relating to or characteristic of self-aggrandizement
Relational adjectives (pertainyms)
self-aggrandizement (an act undertaken to increase your own power and influence or to draw attention to your own importance)
|Sense 2||self-aggrandizing [BACK TO TOP]|
proud (feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride)
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