(comparative more self-absorbed, superlative most self-absorbed)
- Overly concerned about oneself, to the point of ignoring the feelings of others.
- I don't want to call him self-absorbed but he was more concerned with the scratch on his car than the people in the car he hit.
Variant of self-absorption
- absorption in one's own interests, affairs, etc.
- Physics the absorption of radiation by the substance emitting the radiation