ego trip

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ego trip an act undertaken to increase your own power and influence or to draw attention to your own importance
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Usage


In news:

Juvenile Ego Trips On ' Cocky and Confident'.
High-speed rail an ego trip for Gov Brown bridge, brown, train, california, projects, tunnel, bonds, bullet, water, golden.
The Obamas' Ego Trip to Copenhagen.
Ideas & Trends: A Cosmic Ego Trip .
God's Power as an Ego Trip for an Id.
The big, black all-ages Xs drawn on his hands surely negate any ego-tripping.
White Hills's Dave W and Ego Sensation somehow manage to juggle all their tricks simultaneously, the full-court glam press tripping over the space-rock sprawl and through lavender vistas of noise.
When she talks about her shopping trip, K. Flay — the rapping alter ego of 27-year-old Kristine Flaherty — casually refers to Oakland as "home".
Neil Diamond's remake of the 1927 Jolson vehicle isn't very good, but neither is it the vacuous, sentimental ego trip it's been painted as.
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