[ snot-ee ]
/ ˈsnɒt i /
adjective, snot·ti·er, snot·ti·est.
Vulgar. of or relating to snot.
Informal. snobbish; arrogant; supercilious: a snotty kid.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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OTHER WORDS FROM snottysnot·ti·ly, adverbsnot·ti·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for snotty
"After you with the deck watch," I said to the Snotty who was using it.From Snotty to Sub|Wolstan Beaumont Charles Weld Forester
British Dictionary definitions for snotty
/ (ˈsnɒtɪ) considered vulgar /
adjective -tier or -tiest
dirty with nasal discharge
slang contemptible; nasty
noun plural -ties
a slang word for midshipman
Derived forms of snottysnottily, adverbsnottiness, noun
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