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SNOTTY (snottier, snottiest)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does snotty mean? 

SNOTTY (adjective)
  The adjective SNOTTY has 2 senses:

1. (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant
2. dirty with nasal discharge

  Familiarity information: SNOTTY used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SNOTTY (adjective)


Sense 1snotty [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant

Synonyms:

too big for one's breeches; stuck-up; snotty; snot-nosed; snooty; persnickety; bigheaded; uppish

Context examples:

a snotty little scion of a degenerate family / they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety

Similar:

proud (feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride)


Sense 2snotty [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Dirty with nasal discharge

Synonyms:

snot-nosed; snotty

Context examples:

a snotty nose / a house full of snot-nosed kids

Similar:

dirty; soiled; unclean (soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime)


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