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snobby

[ snob-ee ]
/ ˈsnɒb i /
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adjective, snob·bi·er, snob·bi·est.
condescending, patronizing, or socially exclusive; snobbish.
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Origin of snobby

First recorded in 1840–50; snob + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM snobby

snob·bi·ly, adverbsnob·bi·ness, snobbism, noun
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