snob appeal

noun

Definition of snob appeal

: qualities in a product that appeal to the snobbery in a purchaser

Examples of snob appeal in a Sentence

  1. Expensive cars have snob appeal.

  2. old foreign films with snob appeal

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First Known Use of snob appeal

1933

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SNOB APPEAL Defined for English Language Learners

snob appeal

Definition of snob appeal for English Language Learners

  • : a quality that makes something attractive to people who are snobs


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