Definition of SNOOT

a person who has an offensive air of superiority and tends to ignore or disdain anyone regarded as inferior <our neighbor is a tiresome old snoot who keeps talking about how the neighborhood is going downhill>
Synonyms snoot, snot
the part of the face bearing the nostrils and nasal cavity <an overbearing snob who walks around with her snoot up in the air>
Synonyms beak, conk [chiefly British slang], honker [slang], neb, nozzle [slang], proboscis, schnoz (or schnozz) [slang], schnozzle [slang], smeller, snoot, snout
Related Words pug, pugnose
a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval <a snoot that suggested that she thought that she was better than the rest of us>
Synonyms face, frown, lower (also lour), moue, mouth, mow, mug, pout, scowl, snoot
Near Antonyms grin, laugh, smile

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