egomania

noun ego·ma·nia \ ˌē-gō-ˈmā-nē-ə , -nyə \

Definition of egomania

:the quality or state of being extremely egocentric

egomaniac

play \ˌē-gō-ˈmā-nē-ˌak\ noun

egomaniacal

play \ˌē-gō-mə-ˈnī-ə-kəl\ adjective

egomaniacally

play \ˌē-gō-mə-ˈnī-ə-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of egomania in a Sentence

  1. even by Hollywood standards, that movie star's egomania is of epic proportions

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First Known Use of egomania

1825


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egomania

noun ego·ma·nia \ ˌē-gō-ˈmā-nē-ə, -nyə \

medical Definition of egomania

:the quality or state of being extremely egocentric

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