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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. self-interest: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. self-interest: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. self-interest: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. self-interest, self-interest: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. self-interest: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. self-interest: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Self-Interest, Self-interest, self-interest: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. self-interest: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. self-interest: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. self-interest: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. self-interest: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. self-interest: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. self-interest: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. self-interest: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. self-interest: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Self-interest: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Self-interest: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. self-interest: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. self-interest: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. self-interest: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. self-interest: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. self-interest: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. self-interest: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. self-interest: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. self-interest: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. self-interest: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. self-interest: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. self-interest: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (self-interest)

noun:  taking advantage of opportunities without regard for the consequences for others
noun:  attempting to get personal recognition for yourself (especially by unacceptable means)

▸ Also see self-interests
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Words similar to self-interest:   egocentrism, egoism, expedience, opportunism, self-centeredness, self-concern, self-interested, self-interestedness, self-seeking, more...

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