supercilious


supercilious
[[t]su͟ːpə(r)sɪ̱liəs[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED (disapproval)
If you say that someone is supercilious, you disapprove of them because they behave in a way that shows they think they are better than other people.

His manner is supercilious and arrogant...

Her eyebrows were arched in supercilious surprise.

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English dictionary. 2008.

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