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synonyms for sneeringly

  • acerbically
  • acrimoniously
  • bitingly
  • caustically
  • maliciously
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How to use sneeringly in a sentence

One of those in the party, an actor, spoke very sneeringly of that romantic district and its people.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
I've heard of two other instances of your speaking sneeringly of him.
WARRIOR GAPCHARLES KING
"The finish will decide that, I should say," Moran replied sneeringly.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
He sneeringly replied: "I pay fur my licker an' it's nun uf yer dam business how much I drink uf it."
WATCH YOURSELF GO BYAL. G. FIELD
But he replied that he cared nothing for the police, and the others laughed sneeringly and agreed.
A FRONTIER MYSTERYBERTRAM MITFORD
In a letter that Dick had subsequently written home, he had sneeringly said that Jack wanted a woman to look after him.
FOR JOHN'S SAKEANNIE FRANCES PERRAM
Some people have spoken sneeringly of 'canteen religion'; the soldier never does—and why should he?
THE ROMANCE OF THE RED TRIANGLEARTHUR KEYSALL YAPP
The Professor kicked sneeringly into the air the idle piece of paper, and swung his legs recklessly to and fro.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
He sneeringly replied, that sentimental nonsense of that kind could not be permitted to interfere with the king's service.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE VOL. IV, NO. 19, DEC 1851VARIOUS
British critics conspired either to ignore his success at the Paris Exhibition, or account for it sneeringly or lyingly.
THE LIFE OF JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLERELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
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WORDS RELATED TO SNEERINGLY

  • acerbically
  • acrimoniously
  • bitingly
  • caustically
  • maliciously
  • sneeringly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.