noun, sometimes capitalized pod·snap·pery \(ˈ)päd¦snap(ə)rē\

Definition of podsnappery



  1. :  an attitude toward life marked by complacency and a refusal to recognize unpleasant facts

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Origin and Etymology of podsnappery

Mr. Podsnap, complacent Philistine in Our Mutual Friend (1864–5), by Charles Dickens †1870 English novelist + English -ery

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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