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snobbish

[ snob-ish ]
/ ˈsnɒb ɪʃ /
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adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of a snob: snobbish ideas about rank.
having the character of a snob.

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Origin of snobbish

First recorded in 1830–40; snob + -ish1

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