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 Dictionary entry overview: What does snide mean? 

SNIDE (adjective)
  The adjective SNIDE has 1 sense:

1. expressive of contempt

  Familiarity information: SNIDE used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

SNIDE (adjective)

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Expressive of contempt


sneering; snide; supercilious

Context examples:

curled his lip in a supercilious smile / spoke in a sneering jeering manner / makes many a sharp comparison but never a mean or snide one


uncomplimentary (tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage)

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