Definition of narcissist noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈnɑːsɪsɪst//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɑːrsɪsɪst//
(formal, disapproving)
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a person who admires himself or herself too much, especially their appearance From the Greek myth in which Narcissus, a beautiful young man, fell in love with his own reflection in a pool. He died and was changed into the flower which bears his name.