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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Egoist  \E"go*ist\,  n.  [F.  ['e]go["i]ste.  See  {Egoism}.] 
  1.  One  given  overmuch  to  egoism  or  thoughts  of  self 
 
  I,  dullard  egoist,  taking  no  special  recognition  of 
  such  nobleness.  --Carlyle. 
 
  2.  (Philos.)  A  believer  in  egoism. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  egoist 
  n  1:  a  conceited  and  self-centered  person  [syn:  {egotist},  {swellhead}] 
  2:  a  self-centered  person  with  little  regard  for  others  [syn:  {egocentric}] 




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