ego trip

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Synonyms for ego trip

Synonyms for ego trip

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

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But what the rest of us can do is stop gullibly accepting their ego trips as idealistic efforts for others.
That's what towns and cities should be used for, not ego trips for the runners in our city causing disruption.
All these Tinseltown luvvies slapping each other on the back and having huge ego trips as they strut up to the podium and give boring speeches is in bad taste.
It all sounds like ego trips for the planners and engineers rather than sane and sensible solutions to me.
If ever an argument had to be made for replacing part-time teachers on weekend ego trips with professionals who see their role as secondary to the players, this was it.
It's an ego trip that's enjoyable and successful and employs a lot of other people to have their own ego trips.
These stars were in popular pictures, not ego trips," said Ray Stark, a one-time agent and veteran producer.
Once again, Ego Trip and VH1 gives viewers an irreverent look at race in pop culture.
Based on the vision of Ego Trip, a quintet of multi-cultural and racially-mixed mavericks: Sacha Jenkins, Elliott Wilson, Chairman Mao, Gabriel Alvarez and Brent Rollins, "Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama" will air every night at 9 PM*