egotism


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Synonyms for egotism

Synonyms for egotism

an exaggerated belief in one's own importance

Synonyms for egotism

an exaggerated opinion of your own importance

an inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others

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But a failure to win anything egotism the is doesn't apparently stop you from being lumped in with those who share personality traits with Hannibal Lecter and Co.
Life as an MP - or any kind of celebrity, I have discovered - requires a strange mixture of egotism and altruism.
With the latter now rendered effete, the traditional egotism of the Sena is locking horns with the newly-bred supremacy of the BJP and the irony is, neither is in a position to win.
Apart from that, the fact that more than a thousand migrant workers have died building the stadiums for this gigantic exercise in egotism is enough on its own to cancel Qatar's cup ambitions.
Rivera's advocacy is both untimely and misplaced, smacking of parochialism and egotism at a time when Worcester needs to focus seriously on attracting the best available talent to lead the city.
Muto maps out the factors that work against our being one in the Lord--both egotism and self-criticism, the demands of modern worklife, technology's propensity to isolate us from one another, our preconceptions about the right way to proceed, and the difficulty of forgiveness.
In this case, the egotism found within the medical profession, which is the main feature of the Treatise, is not a vice that generates public benefit.
The egotism displayed in MFF negotiations does not surprise or shock Van Rompuy.
Antonio D'Ambrosio's filmed extension of his book "Let Fury Have the Hour" celebrates what he dubs "creative response" to the soulless consumerism and runaway egotism fostered by the 1980s reigns of Reagan in America and Thatcher in England.
THESPIS: British actor and solo performer Roy Dotrice once described solo acting as "the ultimate in egotism.
To that end, she pays special attention to the significance of photography in these authors, who variously write about writing life visually, picturing the self, the gaze, the relationship between memory and representation, and the transgression of egotism in pictorial art.
People are tired of the old politics of cynicism, of pointscoring, of egotism.
We can be tempted by egotism to show how great we are.
The uncivilized Zionists, for the sake of their own passions, have crushed and are crushing all humans under their heavy wheels of their egotism, materialism and capitalism," the Iranian president stated at the time.
And that might make us more skeptical about the effects of implicit egotism.