In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person) estirado informal(person) altanero(attitude) altanero(attitude) de superioridada snooty French restaurant — un restaurante francés de lo más pretencioso
- they're terribly snooty about tourists — son muy despreciativos con los turistas
- Many felt, however, that in the snooty world of racing he was made an example because of his background.
- The American arts fan, long mythologized as a snooty, wealthy elitist, is changing.
- Plus, no snooty attitudes or other conventional store trappings allowed.
- These new northern pilgrims are less snooty than their colonising predecessors.
- It made it a bit easier for us that even the snooty critics seemed to expect more of that electronic stuff.
- Kelly was hardly alone in his contempt for the snooty officials.
- That snooty neighbour of yours may be sitting in the same row and spot you during the intermission.
- When her snooty daughter visits, she is embarrassed by her relative poverty.
- I suppose they're going to get all snooty and start treating me like their personal assistant.
- It was the same snooty disdain masking the deep hurt she was feeling.
- They always gave that stuck-up, snooty look to old technical teachers like me.
- Most events are free, and even snooty elitists are welcome.
- In a paranoid mood, one might interpret that as frosty, even snooty.
- She was my mother's mother, a proud, snooty woman who had never really forgiven my mom for marrying my dad.
- They've got a snooty superior liberalist attitude to the working-classes and conservatives alike.
- I look shocked as the snooty little brat walked toward the office.
- Where was the nasal nerdy voice, the plaid suit, the snooty know-it-all haughtiness?
- You like feeling snooty about other people who disagree with you.
- This is the snooty tone of most of the reports on consumer debt.
- A young fugitive on a motorbike ran out of petrol and was kissed by the boss's snooty daughter as a dare.
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