Definition of egoistic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌeɡəʊˈɪstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌeɡoʊˈɪstɪk//
; BrE BrE//ˌiːɡəʊˈɪstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌiːɡoʊˈɪstɪk//
(also egotistical
BrE BrE//ˌeɡəˈtɪstɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌeɡəˈtɪstɪkl//
; BrE BrE//ˌiːɡəˈtɪstɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌiːɡəˈtɪstɪkl//
, egotistic
BrE BrE//ˌeɡəˈtɪstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌeɡəˈtɪstɪk//
; BrE BrE//ˌiːɡəˈtɪstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌiːɡəˈtɪstɪk//
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thinking that you are better or more important than anyone else By contrast, his brother was vain, selfish and egoistic.