Definition of egotist in English:



  • A person who is excessively conceited or absorbed in themselves; self-seeker.

    ‘he is a self-absorbed egotist’
    • ‘He was at one moment a generous supporter of his fellow artists and at an another an egotist with a patronizing attitude toward those of lesser reputation.’
    • ‘But egotists are hardly a new arrival in politics.’
    • ‘To be a strong director, do you have to be an egotist?’
    • ‘From such a steely egotist one can expect little else.’
    • ‘He is never an egotist on the pitch and that's important.’
    self-seeker, egocentric, egomaniac, self admirer, narcissist
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