Examples of snippy in a Sentence
I'm sorry. I didn't mean to get snippy with you.
snippy remarks about the quality of the food at the church picnic
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Bryan Banville in particular seems to be everywhere in roles from snippy narrator to extra-sensitive prince to taunting French knight.
Why wasn’t that snippy Mi Kyong being asked to stay after all her goof-ups?
Yes, there are moments that offend, but Batt finds a precise balance between being snappy without becoming snippy.
Gonzalez, 18, set off somewhat of a cold war between U.S. Soccer Federation, already snippy after missing out on the World Cup, and the Mexican federation.
The pygmy marmosets are deeply adorable, and the snippy gharials would make excellent Muppets.
On Thursday, fans of the wryly snippy Wendy’s Twitter account clamored to be mocked by the hamburger chain’s social media team as part of the company’s National Roast Day.
In 2013 there was an uproar when a less abridged version of her diary came out, including a few snippy comments about others and frank talk about her body and budding sexuality.
Snipe hunt: The San Francisco mayoral contest is off to a snippy start.
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arrogant, bumptious, complacent, conceited, egoistic (also egoistical), egotistic (or egotistical), high-and-mighty, high-handed, high-hat, hoity-toity, imperious, important, overweening, presumptuous, prideful, proud, self-centered, self-complacent, self-conceited, self-important, self-obsessed, self-pleased, self-satisfied, smug, uppity, vain, vainglorious;
SNIPPY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snippy for English Language Learners
: feeling or showing irritation
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