Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
supercilious /,sju:pə'siliəs/
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Concise Dictionary
+having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy
+expressive of contempt

Thesaurus Dictionary
haughty, contemptuous, superior, snobbish, disdainful, arrogant, condescending, patronizing, overbearing, scornful, lordly, high and mighty, pompous, lofty, stuffy, pretentious, Colloq hoity-toity, highfalutin or hifalutin, uppity, snooty, stuck-up, Brit toffee-nosed, uppish, la-di-da or lah-di-dah or la-de-da:
She was very supercilious towards her customers.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
(disapproving) behaving towards other people as if you think you are better than they are
The dress shop assistant was very supercilious. + She gave a supercilious smile.
superciliously adverb
superciliousness noun [U]

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