36 of the Best ‘Selfish’ Synonyms and Antonyms


By Dr Oliver Tearle

The word selfish is a very useful one, but it is also rather blunt and direct. Happily, there are other ways of describing someone as ‘selfish’ without using this word, or at least overusing it. Many of them, fittingly enough, are ­self- formations, as the first synonyms listed below indicate: many selfish synonyms are, appropriately, self-centred. Continue reading “36 of the Best ‘Selfish’ Synonyms and Antonyms”