Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Snobbery.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A snobbish attitude, particularly in relation to art or high culture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Snobbery.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being a snob; the manners of a snob; snobbishness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the trait of condescending to those of lower social status

Etymologies

snob +‎ -ism – doubled ‘b’ to clarify pronunciation of ‘o’. (Wiktionary)

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