supercilious Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “supercilious” in the English Dictionary

"supercilious" in British English

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uk   /ˌsuː.pəˈsɪl.i.əs/  us   /-pɚ-/ disapproving
behaving as if you are ​better than other ​people, and that ​theiropinions, ​beliefs, or ​ideas are not ​important: He ​spoke in a ​haughty, supercilious ​voice.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of supercilious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “supercilious”
in Spanish desdeñoso…
in Vietnamese cáu kỉnh…
in Malaysian sombong, angkuh…
in Thai ดูหมิ่น…
in French hautain, dédaigneux…
in German hochmütig…
in Chinese (Simplified) 傲慢自大的,目中无人的,目空一切的…
in Indonesian jijik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傲慢自大的,目中無人的,目空一切的…
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