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Definition conceited and self-centered
  • She is accused of being egotistical and aloof.
egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • She has talent, but is too egotistical.
  • egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • Would you describe her as more egotistical or more humble?
  • egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • He gets more exasperating and egotistical as the days go by.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • It was egotistical, but I've done what was best for my own peace of mind.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • egotistical = self-centered
  • It sounds egotistical, but it's actually the only cure for those suffering from self-pity.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • She's known to be exceedingly pushy, egotistical, cunning, calculating and perpetually dissatisfied.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • egotistical = conceited and self-centered
  • He listened with secret, egotistical mirth to the husky breathing of the two doctors.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • They are godless through and through, gross egotists, despicable materialists.
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • But you will forgive me if I seem too egotistical.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • Three of them scrambled egotistically for the honor of pulling her into the boat, managing, among them, to bruise her knee and hip against the side.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • Ah, happiness is such an egotistical thing!
    Eugene Ionesco  --  Rhinoceros
  • You want your Emily, every time she has an urge to write a poem, to just sit down and say a prayer till her nasty, egotistical urge goes away?
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • The bald egotistical swine.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • As I told you before, say nothing egotistical.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pioneers
  • The Norwegian and Swedish lads were much more self-centred, apt to be egotistical and jealous.
    Willa Cather  --  O Pioneers!
  • The mild, blue-eyed young Ohio boy was a complete egotist, as all children are egotists.
    Sherwood Anderson  --  Winesburg, Ohio
  • I know that sounds really egotistical but I feel it.
    Jaycee Lee Dugard  --  A Stolen Life
  • But Maggie's face, made more childlike by the gathering tears, touched him with a tenderer, less egotistic feeling.
    George Eliot  --  The Mill on the Floss
  • Oh, by what irony of fate was this cold selfish egotist sent to my kingdom, and you taken to the icy mansions of the sky!
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Man And Superman

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