ego trip


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an act undertaken to increase your own power and influence or to draw attention to your own importance

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If such protestations by the bishops do not make for an ego trip, then I suggest that they polish their rhetoric and make a greater effort to be persuasive to those of us in the pews, eloquently telling us that this is all being done because they are really concerned for the well-being and salvation those who supported the invitation of our president to Notre Dame.
We do not want the club to be part of an American power play, a Swedish ego trip or a shadowy consortium from the Middle East.
His comments raised ire in some, while others said it's just Trump on an ego trip.
To us Neurosis is not some mental creation, not some ego trip.
What an interesting ego trip it is to say, as we read this, "Yes, this is talking about us, we are the shepherds, and those poor wandering bewildered people in our congregations, who are either there or not there, are the sheep.
Seed said he has abandoned plans to clone himself "because it would be an ego trip.
For these digital delinquents, unleashing a new virus is an ego trip, says Haddox: "'Can I do it?
An ego trip for self-centered corporate CEOs," said another.
First is the ego trip, a profusion of foundry process photos that, to purchasing people, all look the same, regardless of which foundry's brochure they happen to be looking at.
You're not supposed to be on an ego trip when you're captain.
What is a monumental ego trip for wealthy foreigners is an economic imperative for the local population and stream of income for Nepal.
Mark Naylor - also known as Ego Trip - lives in Mold and has been making music for more than 13 years.
But I do agree with him that David Cameron has no need to waste his breath or offer sweeteners as temptation for this vote which some of us see as an ego trip for salmon and sturgeon.
This just sounds like an ego trip for certain people that the public has had to put their trust in.
But boss Takeshi Okada reckons it's more of a hair-brained ego trip.