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[Gul., glum, dour (Gonzales 1922:325); cf. OED, concerned with one's own advantage to the exclusion of regard for others] adj. 1. introverted; keeping to oneself: She don't mix with the rest of the students—she too selfish (Nassau). (Black)

2, aloof; haughty. (San Sal.)

Tags: adjective

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Last update: 2011-08-09 04:58
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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