Meaning of “supercilious” in the English Dictionary

"supercilious" in British English

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superciliousadjective

uk /ˌsuː.pəˈsɪl.i.əs/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈsɪl.i.əs/ disapproving
superciliously
adverb uk /ˌsuː.pəˈsɪl.i.əs.li/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈsɪl.i.əs.li/
superciliousness
noun [ U ] uk /ˌsuː.pəˈsɪl.i.əs.nəs/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈsɪl.i.əs.nəs/

(Definition of “supercilious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)