ego trip

noun

Definition of ego trip

: an act or course of action that enhances and satisfies one's ego

ego-trip

play \ˈē-(ˌ)gō-ˌtrip also ˈe-\ intransitive verb

ego-tripper

noun

Examples of ego trip in a Sentence

  1. He's on a self-indulgent ego trip with his latest movie, which he wrote, directed, and starred in himself.

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First Known Use of ego trip

1967

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Definition of ego trip for English Language Learners

  • : something that someone does to feel more important or better than other people


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