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snob

noun [C]  /snɑb/ us  
a person who judges the importance of people mainly by their social position or wealth, and who believes social position or wealth makes one person better than others A snob can also be a person who gives a very high value to any quality which that person believes makes him or her better than other people: intellectual snobs
snobbery
noun [U]  /ˈsnɑb·ə·ri/ ( also snobbishness,  /ˈsnɑb·ɪʃ·nəs/) us  
snobbish
adjective  /ˈsnɑb·ɪʃ/ ( also snobby,  /ˈsnɑb·i/) us  
a snobbish remark
Translations of “snob”
in Korean 고상한 체하는…
in Arabic مُتَعالٍ…
in French snob…
in Turkish züppe kişi, kendini beğenmiş/burnu havada kimse…
in Italian snob…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勢利小人,勢利眼, 愛虛榮的人…
in Russian сноб…
in Polish snob…
in Spanish esnob…
in Portuguese esnobe, pretensioso, -a…
in German der Snob…
in Catalan esnob, cregut, -uda…
in Japanese お高くとまった人, 紳士気取りの人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 势利小人,势利眼, 爱虚荣的人…
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