Definition of egoistically in English:



See egoism

  • ‘This explanation involves subscribing to a view that the perpetrators act egoistically.’
  • ‘All these competencies can of course be used individually or egoistically.’
  • ‘As I was saying, the film's very existence tantalizes, yet its text leaves me analytically fumbling, resorting to undirected, flailing jargon - but I still feel compelled to write, to remain egoistically active.’
  • ‘Rather than asserting himself egoistically upon experience, James surrenders to it, is accessible to it.’
  • ‘The first theory says that human beings always act egoistically, the second that they ought to act egoistically.’



/ɛɡəʊˈɪstɪk(ə)li/ /iːɡəʊˈɪstɪk(ə)li/