Definitions for megalomaniaˌmɛg ə loʊˈmeɪ ni ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. megalomania(noun)

    a psychological state characterized by delusions of grandeur


  1. megalomania(Noun)

    A psychopathological condition characterized by delusional fantasies of wealth, power, or omnipotence.

  2. megalomania(Noun)

    An obsession with grandiose or extravagant things or actions.

  3. Origin: First attested in 1890, from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Megalomania(noun)

    a form of mental alienation in which the patient has grandiose delusions

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. megalo- + mania.]

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