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egotist

[ē′gətist, eg′-]
one who is vain or conceited or who places too much importance on the self and is boastful, egocentric, and arrogant. See also egoist.
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He said: 'We are all egotists, you know, because all we care about is ourselves.
This series has shown up several of these has-beens to be pretty desperate, sad egotists and the poor ratings have matched their long-dead popularity.
Egotists are bad enough; drunken egotists are the pits.
His ego is the size of Chicago and I hate egotists - they always think of themselves far more than they think of me.
Call me a boring old f**t (and most of my friends do), but if I want to watch a couple of annoying egotists talking constant gibberish I can just tune into Baddiel and Skinner Unplanned.
Analysts complained of autocratic management, weak finance directors, egotists, jargon, too much MBA-speak and flippancy.
It's eminently clear that ``American Pastoral'' belongs to the first category, and it's also clear that its polite, dutiful hero, Levov, is the opposite number of such flamboyant egotists as Mickey Sabbath.
It's hard to think of a player with a more inflated ego than the Portuguese nancy boy and I despise egotists because they think more about themselves than they do about me.
As for the other characters in "Primary Colors," they're a colorful lot of buffoons, egotists, hustlers and eccentrics, some of whom bear more than a passing resemblance to real-life individuals.
mrked It's hard to think of a player with a more inflated ego than the Portuguese nancy boy and I despise egotists because they think more about themselves than they do about me.
Perot and Forbes are both fat-wallet egotists who'd spend their megabucks on that ultimate toy, the White House.
We know some feel compelled to make headlines to justify their fat paychecks but someone needs to stand up to these swollen-headed egotists and, hopefully, save jobs