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Cultural PerceptionPlay
Some cultures may view healthy self-esteem as narcissism; understand the distinction. SlideShe's confident, not full of narcissism, as some might wrongly judge.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
Narcissism usually has a negative connotation, suggesting selfishness and egotism. SlideHis narcissism made him oblivious to his friends' needs.
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Context SensitivityPlay
Avoid using 'narcissism' casually, as it can offend people if misused. SlideCalling a dedicated artist 'narcissistic' may seem like an unfair critique of their passion.