adjective, snif·fi·er, snif·fi·est. Informal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sniffysniff·i·ly, adverbsniff·i·ness, noun
Words nearby sniffy
Example sentences from the Web for sniffy
If she thinks people are unkind to Daisy or sniffy about her, she'll stick to her like a leech.East of Suez|William Somerset Maugham
In the superfine circles of the Sniffy, this fact is sufficient to condemn them unread.Side Lights|James Runciman
There was the father mouse, and the mother mouse, and Sharpeyes, and Sniffy.The Child's World|Hetty Browne, Sarah Withers, W.K. Tate
Then when Amy was so sniffy—excuse me, Amy—about having boys in the party, why, I had to promise not to tell.Amy in Acadia|Helen Leah Reed
This you will find obscure, but study it well—though strictly in private, so as not to give me away as a sniffy critic.The Letters of Henry James, Vol. II|Henry James