Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Snobbery.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Snobbery.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

  • noun the trait of condescending to those of lower social status

Etymologies

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

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