Meaning of EGOCENTRIC in English

adj. Function: adjective

1 concerned with the individual person rather than society FF1C; an egocentric approach to world problems FF1E;

Synonyms: individualist, individualistic

Related Words: self-centered, selfish

2 concerned only with one's own activities or needs and usually tending to self-assertion or self-satisfaction FF1C; an egocentric man, lacking feeling for others FF1E;

Synonyms: egoistic, egomaniacal, egotistic, self-absorbed, self-centered, self-concerned, self-interested, self-involved, selfish, self-seeking, self-serving; compare POMPOUS 1

Related Words: conceited, narcissistic, self-affected, self-applauding, self-conceited, self-concentered, self-indulgent, self-loving, stuck-up, vainglorious; megalomaniac

Idioms: wrapped up in oneself

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.