Etymology
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snobby (adj.)

1835, from snob + -y (2). Related: Snobbiness.

updated on October 29, 2013

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Definitions of snobby from WordNet

snobby (adj.)
befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior;
Synonyms: clannish / cliquish / clubby / snobbish
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