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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A facial expression of contempt or scorn; A contemptuous or scornful remark v. - Smile contemptuously; Express through a scornful smile.

Usage examples (31)
  • See, even his sneer is a lie.
  • Make false accusations and sneer from the safety of the shadows?
  • A sneer is not the same as dismissing an argument on its merits.
  • The sneer is gone from Casey's lip, his teeth are clenched in hate; for more
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