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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant.

Usage examples (37)
  • Yes, I blame liberals for this new kind of snooty-speak.
  • The right-bankers find the left bank kind of snooty and touristy I suppose.
  • The German finance minister told the Financial Times that the "snooty" attitude of bankers has "ended in disaster."
  • Even "snooty" mainstream authors such as Margaret Atwood or Doris Lessing have no qualm with admitting they write SF. for more
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