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Synonyms for snobby

characteristic of or resembling a snob

Synonyms for snobby

befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior

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The Snobby development is set quietly, amidst olive groves, beside a small village church.
Some of us may overlook simple, easy-to-do planting combinations because of that snobby gardener's voice that tends to lurk in the back of our minds.
Gourmet treats, exquisite neckwear and plush toys top the list of favorite gifts-but according to Snobby Paws(R) online and home party business, they are just the tip of the carob-covered strawberry biscuit.
The author, who has won awards for his series on the Edinburgh detective, said: "People aren't as snobby about crime books as they used to be but they still aren't taken as seriously as some people think they ought to be.
These people are passionate about music, and some of them can get snobby when they have to defend their own genre.
In those days, homeless men with AIDS were literally dying along the sidewalks of Santa Monica Boulevard, sheriffs deputies routinely treated queers like dirt, and outsiders disdained the Boys Town club culture as snobby and racist, with good reason.
It is not a snobby attitude - I agree with the maxim that all people are equal on the turf as well as under it - it is just that we all seem to behave a bit better in a collar and tie.
Intellectual' conjures up an image of some snobby, maladjusted, holier-than-thou, socially inept person," said Corey D.
The cultures clash and the fun begins when free-spirited Daphne tries to fit in with British society, her snobby half-sister and her aristocratic dad.
It is particularly striking to read, in the wake of the 2000 election, a book about a third party Presidential candidate who denounced the two lookalike, corporate-dominated parties, who was accused of stealing votes from the Democrats, who was a public intellectual and policy expert advocating protections for ordinary citizens against the predations of global capitalism, who wore rumpled suits, was a workaholic, a visionary, ill-at-ease in snobby Washington society, who galvanized the left, infuriated liberals, and ultimately got 2.
This book's snobby, impractical, out-of-touch passages validate the dismissive criticisms made about university professors.
Lying in wait, however, is Lady Tottington's snobby suitor, Victor Quartermaine, who'd rather shoot the beast and secure the position of local hero--not to mention Lady Tottington's hand in marriage.
If they want us to be snobby, you'd think they would go all out snobby and get a different room instead of a half-effort partition" - Mhairi Black, 20-year-old SNP MP, on how Members segregate themselves at mealtimes.
But will he manage to put his snobby rivals in their place?
They should listen to people on the streets, buying the records, rather than some snobby guy in a room who goes, 'I don't think he should win it because he is not cool.