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selfish


self·ish  (slfsh)
adj.
1. Concerned chiefly or only with oneself: Selfish men were . . . trying to make capital for themselves out of the sacred cause of human rights (Maria Weston Chapman).
2. Arising from, characterized by, or showing selfishness: a selfish whim.

selfish·ly adv.
selfish·ness n.


selfish  /slf/  adj. concerned with oneself more than others, not sharing: Your selfish brother took all the ice cream and left us none. -n. [U] selfishness.

Thesaurus: selfish self-centered, self-absorbed | inconsiderate. Ant. generous. selfish

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