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wagamama
na adjective, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[()··まま()]
wagamama
[わが()·まま()]
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[()···]
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[わが()·まま()]
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[()··まま()]
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Root Words:

waga + mama

English Meaning(s) for わがまま

na adjective, noun
  1. selfish; egoist
  2. self-indulgent; wilful; willful

Definition and Synonyms for わがまま

Egocentric limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs
Synonyms: わがまま, エゴイスティック, 一方的, 勝手, 得手勝手, 我が強い, 手前勝手, 自分勝手, 自由勝手, 身勝手, 野放図
Selfishness stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others
Synonyms: わがまま, 利己, 利己主義, 恣意, 我情, 我欲, 気まま
Self-Concern concern for your own interests and welfare
Synonyms: わがまま, 主我主義, 利己, 利己主義, 我利, 我欲
Opportunism taking advantage of opportunities without regard for the consequences for others
Synonyms: わがまま, オポチュニズム, 主我主義, 利己主義, 御都合主義, 我欲, 日和見主義, 気まま, 私心, 私意
Willfulness the trait of being prone to disobedience and lack of discipline
Synonyms: わがまま
Disobedience the trait of being unwilling to obey
Synonyms: わがまま, 不従順, 不服従
Selfishly in an egotistical manner
Synonyms: わがまま
Narcissistic characteristic of those having an inflated idea of their own importance
Synonyms: ナル, わがまま

Categories わがまま is a member of

Trait a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
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Stinginess a lack of generosity
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Selfishness stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others
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Intractability the trait of being hard to influence or control
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Sample Sentences for わがまま

Stop being so selfish. The red shoes you wanted are sold out, and only the blue ones are left.
They have a less selfish reason for trying it.
I am often irritated by her selfishness.
He can't endure my selfishness any more.
She didn't tolerate his selfishness.

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