self–centered

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adjective self–cen·tered \-ˈsen-tərd\

Definition of self–centered

  1. 1 :  independent of outside force or influence :  self-sufficient

  2. 2 :  concerned solely with one's own desires, needs, or interests

self–centeredly

adverb

self–centeredness

noun

Circa 1764

First Known Use of self–centered

circa 1764


SELF–CENTERED Defined for English Language Learners

self–centered

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adjective self–cen·tered \-ˈsen-tərd\

Definition of self–centered for English Language Learners

  • : too interested in yourself and not caring about the needs or feelings of other people


SELF–CENTERED Defined for Kids

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adjective self–cen·tered \ˈself-ˈsen-tərd\

Definition of self–centered for Students

  1. :  selfish


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