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snooty

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adjective \ˈsnü-tē\

Simple Definition of snooty

  • : having or showing the insulting attitude of people who think that they are better, smarter, or more important than other people

Full Definition of snooty

snoot·i·ersnoot·i·est

  1. 1 :  looking down the nose :  showing disdain

  2. 2 :  characterized by snobbery <a snooty store>

snoot·i·ly play \ˈsnü-tə-lē\ adverb
snoot·i·ness play \ˈsnü-tē-nəs\ noun

Examples of snooty

  1. <the actress plays a genteel yet faintly snooty older woman>



1919

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1919

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