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egoist (n.)

1763, in metaphysics, "one who maintains there is no evidence of the existence of anything but the self" (taking ego in a sense of "thinking subject"), from French égoiste (1755); see ego + -ist. Meaning "selfish person" is from 1879. Related: Egoistic; egoistical.

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Definitions of egoist from WordNet

egoist (n.)
a conceited and self-centered person;
Synonyms: egotist / swellhead
egoist (n.)
a self-centered person with little regard for others;
Synonyms: egocentric
From wordnet.princeton.edu