self-obsessed

adjective
self-ob·​sessed | \ ˌself-əb-ˈsest How to pronounce self-obsessed (audio) , -äb- \

Definition of self-obsessed

: excessively preoccupied with oneself or with one's own concerns : obsessed with oneself self-obsessed celebrities also : characteristic of one who is self-obsessed self-obsessed thoughts

First Known Use of self-obsessed

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-obsessed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-obsessed. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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