snobby

adjective snob·by \ ˈsnä-bē \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of snobby

snobbier; snobbiest
:characterized by snobbery
  • a snobby brat
  • snobby neighborhoods

Examples of snobby in a Sentence

  1. the snobby waiter gave me a withering look when I ordered the cheapest wine on the list

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First Known Use of snobby

1846


SNOBBY Defined for Kids

snobby

adjective snob·by \ ˈsnä-bē \

Definition of snobby for Students

snobbier; snobbiest


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