Definition of 'ego'
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He really only wants to satisfy his massive ego. The Sun (2016)There needs to be no big egos. The Sun (2016)Your ego is larger than your intellect. The Sun (2016)You are having a bit of an ego trip. The Sun (2015)Who has the biggest ego out of the dancers? The Sun (2012)But new safety measures will ensure bruised egos are the worst injuries the stars will suffer! The Sun (2007)His business cards play on this alter ego. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or does my ego need larger pastures in which to graze? Christianity Today (2000)We all know he has a massive ego. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Their sense of ego is now intertwined with the student. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You must put your ego to one side. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Voices is about people playing mind games and who go on ego trips. The Sun (2008)There were no big egos in our side. The Sun (2010) Large egos were encouraged by management under the premise that the best would rise to the top. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Six months is too long for two massive egos like these not to collide. The Sun (2012)This apparent lack of ego is one of his finer points. The Sun (2013)Perhaps flirting boosts your ego and allows you to feel in control of the game. The Sun (2007)This supposedly altruistic venture has taken the look of an ego trip. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The city was at the forefront of new movements and big egos. Times, Sunday Times (2014)My ego is bruised right now! The Sun (2008)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)This is art history's id defeating its ego. Times, Sunday Times (2011)As the ego and its sense of inadequacy retreats, we can find lasting happiness there. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her critics say she is both ego and id, unrestrained. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You are nursing a bruised ego but it's a shame to throw away a good marriage. The Sun (2011)My alter ego was born. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Team sports tend to require, but in vastly differing degrees, some element of individual ego. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'ego'
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.
Definition of ego from the Collins English Dictionary
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