self-absorption

noun
self-ab·​sorp·​tion | \ ˌself-əb-ˈsȯrp-shən How to pronounce self-absorption (audio) , -ˈzȯrp- \

Definition of self-absorption

: preoccupation with oneself

First Known Use of self-absorption

1803, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-absorption.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-absorption. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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