German translation of 'ego'
- (psychology and psychiatry)
- (= self-esteem)
- (= conceit)
⇒ his ego won't allow him to admit he is wrong
sein Stolz lässt ihn nie zugeben, dass er unrecht hat
- (= self-esteem)
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Example Sentences Including 'ego'
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Her critics say she is both ego and id, unrestrained.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Large egos were encouraged by management under the premise that the best would rise to the top.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
PlayStation is a really good ego boost.The Sun (2012)
The city was at the forefront of new movements and big egos.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
This is art history's id defeating its ego.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Who has the biggest ego out of the dancers?The Sun (2012)
You are having a bit of an ego trip.The Sun (2015)
He really only wants to satisfy his massive ego.The Sun (2016)
Six months is too long for two massive egos like these not to collide.The Sun (2012)
Team sports tend to require, but in vastly differing degrees, some element of individual ego.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There needs to be no big egos.The Sun (2016)
There were no big egos in our side.The Sun (2010)
This apparent lack of ego is one of his finer points.The Sun (2013)
We all know he has a massive ego.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
You must put your ego to one side.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
As the ego and its sense of inadequacy retreats, we can find lasting happiness there.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
His business cards play on this alter ego.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But new safety measures will ensure bruised egos are the worst injuries the stars will suffer!The Sun (2007)
It is time to focus not on the vanity and egos of individuals but the good of the club as a whole.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
My alter ego was born.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
My ego is bruised right now!The Sun (2008)
Perhaps flirting boosts your ego and allows you to feel in control of the game.The Sun (2007)
Their sense of ego is now intertwined with the student.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Voices is about people playing mind games and who go on ego trips.The Sun (2008)
You are nursing a bruised ego but it's a shame to throw away a good marriage.The Sun (2011)
Your ego is larger than your intellect.The Sun (2016)
This supposedly altruistic venture has taken the look of an ego trip.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Or does my ego need larger pastures in which to graze?Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: ego NOUN
Someone's ego is their sense of their own worth.
He had a massive ego; never would he admit he was wrong.
Translation of ego from the Collins English to German Dictionary