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