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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. supercilious: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. supercilious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. supercilious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. supercilious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. supercilious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. supercilious: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Supercilious, supercilious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. supercilious: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. supercilious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. supercilious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. supercilious: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. supercilious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. supercilious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. supercilious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. supercilious: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. supercilious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. Supercilious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Supercilious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. supercilious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. supercilious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Supercilious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. supercilious: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. supercilious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. supercilious: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  25. supercilious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. supercilious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. supercilious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. supercilious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. supercilious: Worthless Word For The Day [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. supercilious: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Supercilious: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Supercilious: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. supercilious: A Word A Day [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (supercilious)

adjective:  expressive of contempt ("Curled his lip in a supercilious smile")
adjective:  having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy ("His mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air")

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Words similar to supercilious:   disdainful, haughty, lordly, prideful, sneering, snide, sniffy, superciliously, superciliousness, swaggering, proud, more...

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