The practice of too frequently using the word I; hence, a speaking or writing overmuch of one's self; self-exaltation; self-praise; the act or practice of magnifying one's self or parading one's own doings. The word is also used in the sense of egoism.
- The tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively and boastfully.
- An inflated sense of one's own importance; conceit. See Synonyms at conceit.