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Meaning of EGO

Pronunciation:  'eegow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  (psychoanalysis) the conscious mind
  2. [n]  your consciousness of your own identity
  3. [n]  an inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others

EGO is a 3 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: egotism, self, self-importance
 See Also: anima, brain, consciousness, head, mind, nous, pride, pridefulness, psyche



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\E"go\, n. [L., I.] (Met.)
The conscious and permanent subject of all psychical
experiences, whether held to be directly known or the product
of reflective thought; -- opposed to non-ego.

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