Definition of egotistical in English:



  • Excessively conceited or absorbed in oneself; self-centered.

    ‘he's selfish, egotistical, and arrogant’
    • ‘Whether driven by guilt or sympathy, we can and do reach out beyond our own egotistical world and take actions at personal expense on behalf of others.’
    • ‘He was vain, egotistical, boorish and gloriously insensitive.’
    • ‘I think it's perfectly possible in conversation to be proud of achievements without appearing egotistical.’
    • ‘That said, it can be frustrating working with conceited, egotistical players.’
    • ‘Even the nicest people involved in bands often start to gravitate away or get very egotistical when their profile increases.’
    self-centred, selfish, egocentric, egomaniacal, self-interested, self-seeking, self-regarding, self-absorbed, self-obsessed, self-loving, narcissistic, vain, conceited, proud, self-important
    boastful, bragging
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