[self-ab-sawrbd, -zawrbd, self-]
preoccupied with one's thoughts, interests, etc.

1840–50 Unabridged
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preoccupied with one's own thoughts, emotions, life, etc

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Example sentences
Only a self absorbed nit thinks that the sound wave can only exists if a human is physically present.
Obsessive people are often difficult to work with, self absorbed and by the sound of things too tired to function properly.
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