Definition of egocentrism in English:


Pronunciation /ɛːɡəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m/ /iːɡəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m/


See egocentric

  • ‘But his vanity, pettiness and egocentrism exasperated even his closest friends.’
  • ‘This adolescent egocentrism and its belief systems account for much of the reckless behaviour of some teens.’
  • ‘Studies have found adolescent egocentrism to be more prevalent among females than males and to continue into late adolescence.’
  • ‘One often hears of growing concerns about the egocentrism, antisocial attitudes, and lack of morals of adolescents.’
  • ‘The movie understands, therefore, the egocentrism that powers the desire to write and the ruthlessness required to see it through.’



/ɛːɡəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m/ /iːɡəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m/