snob / snɒb /


snob 的定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. a person who imitates, cultivates, or slavishly admires social superiors and is condescending or overbearing to others.
  2. a person who believes himself or herself an expert or connoisseur in a given field and is condescending toward or disdainful of those who hold other opinions or have different tastes regarding this field: a musical snob.

snob 近义词

n. 名词 noun

person who looks down on others


  1. Via the Harlem Cultural Festival, which even a music snob like me didn’t even know about.
  2. I wanted to bridge the gaps between the serious music snob, the audiophile, and the casual listener, a task on which Kay was eager to advise.
  3. So we try not to be honey snobs, but we do want people to understand there’s a difference, and what we consume does matter.
  4. You write a lot about how you were a jerk or a snob when it came to comedy or film.
  5. Read another way, she is a horrible mother, an uptight snob, and a bit of a shrew.
  6. Surely, an unreconstructed snob could misconstrue much more.
  7. What a snob ... Oh, I understand why he wants you to go to college.
  8. He was educated, like Fleming, at Eton, but unlike his creator, he was no snob.
  9. Perhaps, like father, I am a snob at heart and liked the sensation of a sort of artistic alliance with the British aristocracy.
  10. "I and Disraeli put up at the same tavern last night," said a dandified snob, the other day.
  11. The three children call him the "Party Bird" for he is always so dressed up, but their father says he is "a bit of a snob."
  12. Or perhaps a species of snob who cannot see the difference between his own foolishness and the foolishness of others.
  13. She knew him quite well for an ill-bred little snob at heart.