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snooty

[ snoo-tee ]SEE DEFINITION OF snooty

Synonyms for snooty

  • arrogant
  • condescending
  • egotistical
  • pompous
  • snobbish
  • cavalier
  • conceited
  • egotistic
  • high and mighty
  • hoity-toity
  • la-di-da
  • lofty
  • on a high horse
  • pretentious
  • snotty
  • stuck-up
  • superior
  • uppity
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Antonyms for snooty

  • friendly
  • humble
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SNOOTY

I didn't like the way you looked at May Arnold, or the snooty way you talked.

It sounds well to be a Kappa Upsilon and we can go around if we like and be as snooty as any of them.

WORD ORIGIN

"proud, arrogant," 1918, noted that year as college slang, from snoot (n.) + -y (2). Probably with suggestions of snouty (1858); the notion being of "looking down one's nose." Related: Snootily; snootiness.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SNOOTY

arrogant

adjectivehaving exaggerated self-opinion

boastful

adjectivebragging
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