egoist

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See also: Egoist and egoïst

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French égoïste, from Latin ego + -iste; surface analysis ego +‎ -ist.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈiːɡoʊ.ɪst/
  • Hyphenation: ego‧ist

Noun[edit]

egoist (plural egoists)

  1. An advocate of egoism.
  2. An egocentric or self-centered person.
  3. (nonstandard, by confusion of the similar words) An egotist (person who talks excessively about themself).

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Translations[edit]

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French égoïste.

Adjective[edit]

egoist m or n (feminine singular egoistă, masculine plural egoiști, feminine and neuter plural egoiste)

  1. selfish

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

egoist c

  1. egoist

Declension[edit]

Declension of egoist 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative egoist egoisten egoister egoisterna
Genitive egoists egoistens egoisters egoisternas

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French égoïste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

egoist

  1. egoistic

Noun[edit]

egoist (definite accusative egoisti, plural egoistler)

  1. egoist

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