Definition of self-centredness in English:



  • See self-centred

    • ‘Self-awareness is precious, and it is not abundant in our generation, which all too often substitutes a narcissistic self-centeredness.’
    • ‘The definition of ‘egotism’ relates self-centredness to superiority, and also, quite tellingly, self-importance to superiority.’
    • ‘It could reflect the therapist's own narcissism and self-centeredness.’
    • ‘They knew the right way, yet their pride and self-centeredness got the better of them.’
    • ‘There is, for all the morbid self-centredness, a curious pleasure about being released from the banality of political theatre’