self-seeker

noun
self-seek·​er | \ ˌself-ˈsē-kər \

Definition of self-seeker 

: a self-seeking person

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bottom-feeder, chancer [British], opportunist, temporizer

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1585, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-seeker was in 1585

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