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Definition of the noun egomania

What does egomania mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: egomanias

  1. an intense and irresistible love for yourself and concern for your own needs
    • lexical domain: Motives - nouns denoting goals
    • more generic words: cacoethes / mania / passion = an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action

Alternative definition of the noun egomania

noun

  1. Excessive vanity, pride or arrogance; self-importance.

Music

"Egomania" a.k.a. "Egomania (Love Songs)": Viva la Muerte is the second album by Cobra Verde, released on May 5, 1997 through Scat Records.

Miscellanea

  1. Egomania also known as an obsessive preoccupation with one's self and applies to someone who follows their own ungoverned impulses and is possessed by delusions of personal greatness and feels a lack of appreciation. Someone suffering from this extreme egocentric focus is an egomaniac. The condition is psychologically abnormal.
  2. Egomania was the first episode of a 3-part documentary series on Channel 4 made by Firecracker Films about people who are diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Egomania

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Google previewLeaving Liberty? (2013)

Essays on Politics and Free-Market Thinking by Martin Mazorra

Egomania is the requisite, along with the strongest will to succeed to two full terms. All this leads to policy decisions aimed at placating the populace over very short periods—that is, throwing money at problems that were caused by throwing ...

Google previewPsychiatry Test Preparation and Review Manual (2016)

by J Clive Spiegel, John M. Kenny

Egomania is a pathological selfpreoccupation. Ailurophobia is a dread of cats. An obsession is the pathological persistence of an irresistible thought or feeling that cannot be eliminated from consciousness and is associated with anxiety.

Google previewThe Natural and the Artefactual (1999)

The Implications of Deep Science and Deep Technology for Environmental Philosophy by Keekok Lee

Egomania is a condition which amounts to being morally blind to the existence of others, and incapable of appreciating that others could make legitimate moral demands upon oneself. Analogously, when a civilization, such as ours at present, ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

with oneself—egomania Obsession with one thing—monomania Obsession with personal cleanliness—ablutomania Obsession with pleasure— hedonomania Obsession with power—megalomania Obsession with religion— entheomania, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emotion (2010)

by Gretchen Reevy, Yvette Malamud Ozer, Yuri Ito

EGOMANIA 217 tests most utilized by clinical or counseling psychologists, particularly in guidance centers, school settings, and assessment for employment . See also Thematic Apperception Test. References: Buros, O. K. (Ed.). (1978).

Google previewA Dictionary of Human Instincts (2001)

by Nils Oeijord

egomania, egomania instinct eh, 'eh' instinct (you say 'eh' when you ...

Google previewThe Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (2009)

by Sidney L. Landau

egomania n. EGOTISM. egotism n. self-centeredness, conceit, vanity, egoism, egocentricity, ego, egomania, self-importance, selfishness, self-love, narcissism, vainglory. egotist n. egoist, boaster, braggart, coxcomb, swaggerer, ...

Google previewThe Aldrich Dictionary of Phobias and Other Word Families (2002)

by Chris Aldrich

bers, but subservient to others in positions of authority outside the family; also oikomania edeomania genitals egomania selfishness; extreme ego- centricity eleutheromania freedom; autonomy at all cost emetomania vomiting; vomit; emetic ...

Google previewA Lexicon of Lunacy (1993)

by Thomas Szasz

egomania (egotism) empleomania (o. with public employment) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Recorded Sound (2004)

by Frank Hoffmann

Despitethe label's commercialsuccess and newfound artistic credibility, manyupper echelon staffers chafedat thealleged egomania displayed by Davis. An internal investigation revealed irregularitiessuch as faked invoices and expense ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

duplicity, duplex, doubloon, dual, duel, duet endure, durable, duration, duress, indurate, obdurate, predurate edible egoist, egotist, egocentric, egomania idol, idolatrous, kaleidoscope icon, iconoclast erg, ergomania, allergy, energy, liturgy, ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

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Scrabble value of E1G2O1M3A1N1I1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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