egocentric: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ē"gō-sen'trik, eg"ō-), [key]
— adj.
  1. having or regarding the self or the individual as the center of all things: an egocentric philosophy that ignores social causes.
  2. having little or no regard for interests, beliefs, or attitudes other than one's own; self-centered: an egocentric person; egocentric demands upon the time and patience of others.
  1. an egocentric person.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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