snotty

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snot·ty

 (snŏt′ē)
adj. snot·ti·er, snot·ti·est Slang
1. Dirtied with nasal mucus.
2. Impertinent; arrogant: ignored his snotty comments.

snot′ti·ly adv.
snot′ti·ness n.

snotty

(ˈsnɒtɪ)
adj, -tier or -tiest
1. dirty with nasal discharge
2. slang contemptible; nasty
3. snobbish; conceited
n, pl -ties
(Military) a slang word for midshipman
ˈsnottily adv
ˈsnottiness n

snot•ty

(ˈsnɒt i)

adj. -ti•er, -ti•est.
1. Slang: Sometimes Vulgar. of or pertaining to snot.
2. Informal. impudently disagreeable: a snotty kid.
[1560–70]
snot′ti•ly, adv.
snot′ti•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.snotty - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogantsnotty - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; "a snotty little scion of a degenerate family"-Laurent Le Sage; "they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety"
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"
2.snotty - dirty with nasal discharge; "a snotty nose"; "a house full of snot-nosed kids"
dirty, soiled, unclean - soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime; "dirty unswept sidewalks"; "a child in dirty overalls"; "dirty slums"; "piles of dirty dishes"; "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet"; "wore an unclean shirt"; "mining is a dirty job"; "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"
Translations
snørretsnørrhoven

snotty

[ˈsnɒtɪ] ADJ (snottier (compar) (snottiest (superl)))
1. [nose, handkerchief] → lleno de mocos
2. (Brit) (= snooty) → presumido

snotty

[ˈsnɒti] adj
[child, baby] → morveux/euse; [nose] → qui coule
(= snobbish) → bêcheur/euse snotty-nosed [ˌsnɒtiˈnəʊzd] adj
[child] → morveux/euse
(= snobbish) → bêcheur/euse

snotty

adj (+er) (inf)
handkerchiefrotzig (inf); childrotznäsig (inf); snotty noseRotznase f (inf)
(fig: = snooty) → rotzig (inf), → pampig (inf)

snotty

[ˈsnɒtɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) → moccioso/a (fig) (snooty) → borioso/a, altezzoso/a
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