self-seeking


1self–seek·ing

noun \-kiŋ\

Definition of SELF-SEEKING

:  the act or practice of selfishly advancing one's own ends

First Known Use of SELF-SEEKING

circa 1586

2self–seeking

adjective

: concerned only about getting what you want or need and not caring about what happens to other people

Full Definition of SELF-SEEKING

:  seeking only to further one's own interests

First Known Use of SELF-SEEKING

circa 1628

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