Definition of Egomaniac

1. Noun. An abnormally egotistical person.

Generic synonyms: Egoist, Egotist, Swellhead



Definition of Egomaniac

1. Noun. A person obsessed with their own (supposed) importance. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Egomaniac

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Egomaniac

egoism
egoisms
egoist
egoistic
egoistical
egoistically
egoists
egoities
egoitis
egoity
egoless
egolessly
egolessness
egolike
egomania
egomaniac (current term)
egomaniacal
egomaniacally
egomaniacs
egomanias
egomism
egonomics
egophonic
egophony
egos
egosurf
egosurfed
egosurfer
egosurfers
egosurfing

Literary usage of Egomaniac

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1. The Causation and Treatment of Psychopathic Diseases by Boris Sidis (1916)
"A patient, a clever lawyer, aptly characterised one of my most severe and most typical psychopathic cases as "egomaniac." "When you talk of gravity, ..."

2. Critical Confessions by Neal Brown (1899)
"All this is old style, and was very well in its day. With the aid of this new science, I call Smith, a Literary Mattoid, an egomaniac, ..."

3. The Journal of the British Homoeopathic Society by British Homoeopathic Society (1897)
"Neither the egomaniac nor the extreme socialist can adapt himself to his environment. The egomaniac, who is a kind of superlative egotist, ..."

4. Degeneration by Max Simon Nordau (1895)
"Such must necessarily be the aspect of the egomaniac's ideal world. Nature leaves him cold or repels him, because he neither perceives nor comprehends her ..."

5. European Dramatists by Archibald Henderson (1913)
"projects a colossal egomaniac, victim of philosophic dilettantism. As Brand stood for rigorous fidelity to an idea, and Peer Gynt for the disciplinary ..."

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