narcissistic

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌnɑː.sɪˈsɪs.tɪk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌnɑɹ.sɨˈsɪs.tɪk/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

narcissistic (comparative more narcissistic, superlative most narcissistic)

  1. Having an inflated idea of one's own importance.
  2. Obsessed with one's own self image and ego.

Translations[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

narcissistic (plural narcissistics)

  1. A narcissist.
    • 1996, Susan B. Gall, Bernard Beins, Alan Feldman, The Gale encyclopedia of psychology (page 247)
      Because narcissistics cannot handle failure, they will take great lengths to avoid risks and situations in which defeat is a possibility.