sneer


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Synonyms for sneer

scorn

say contemptuously

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contemptuous smile

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  • contemptuous smile
  • snigger
  • curl of the lip

Synonyms for sneer

a facial expression or laugh conveying scorn or derision

to smile or laugh scornfully or derisively

Synonyms for sneer

a facial expression of contempt or scorn

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a contemptuous or scornful remark

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express through a scornful smile

smile contemptuously

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But sneer at a politician and you're praised as a courageous hero who "tells truth to power.
How rude, and as I proceeded to tell the rest of the room about said sneer, blonde in my dress take note, everyone thought it was slightly over the top.
So what we need are politicians who don't sneer at us and talk endlessly about our failings, but champion our achievements and talk about the possibilities for our children's futures.
A lot of people think he's scary because of his sneer.
The last thing he wants to do is use this as an occasion for sneering, for sneers would get in the way of survival.
People of this sort re-offend and sneer at the authorities.
One other Cambridge example is included, the Holiday Inn, but of course this is cheap, accessible and popular, so it gets the pompous sneer treatment: 'has resort to the classical tradition but in a sadly illiterate and emasculated form.
The 54-year-old mum of four completed her late 70s look with a leather-belted check jacket, electric pink stilettos and a sneer worthy of the Sex Pistol's bass player Sid Vicious.
A license to sneer sanctimoniously at others is not my idea of a civil right.
Yet BBC 2's Newsnight devoted a large part of it's programme on Wednesday giving Jeremy Paxman and his crew a platform to sneer.
Altman's characters have sometimes taken his sneer away from him (McCabe and Mrs.
Someone in African history or Mesopotamian history or American colonial history or (I am not making this up) Viking history runs across Polanyi's book, from which he discovers that he does not have to learn economics to sneer at markets.
WHEN people sneer at Essex what they are really sneering at is the working class.
to the memory t that's as much novelty vocal sneer tting soundtrack overload.
Music freaks hung around outside the Monte Carlo Sporting Club for a peek at punky Pink, in a tight black satin mini-dress, a blond Mohawk and a sneer like Billy Idol's bratty kid sister.