Definition of snide
- a snide trick
- snide remarks
a snide trick to get the old woman to sell her antiques for practically nothing
some small-time crook who was selling snide gems to gullible tourists
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First Known Use: circa 1859See Words from the same year
: unkind or insulting in an indirect way
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