supercilious

Tall vs Supercilious - What's the difference?

tall | supercilious | Related terms |

Tall is a related term of supercilious.


As adjectives the difference between tall and supercilious

is that tall is (of a person) having a vertical extent greater than the average for example, somebody with a height of over 6 feet would generally be considered to be tall while supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

Aloof vs Supercilious - What's the difference?

aloof | supercilious |


As adjectives the difference between aloof and supercilious

is that aloof is reserved and remote; either physically or emotionally distant; standoffish while supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

As an adverb aloof

is at or from a distance, but within view, or at a small distance; apart; away.

As a preposition aloof

is (obsolete) away from; clear of.

Disdain vs Supercilious - What's the difference?

disdain | supercilious |


As a noun disdain

is (uncountable) a feeling of contempt or scorn.

As a verb disdain

is to regard (someone or something) with strong contempt.

As an adjective supercilious is

arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

Supercilious vs Tomfoolery - What's the difference?

supercilious | tomfoolery |


As an adjective supercilious

is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

As a noun tomfoolery is

foolish behaviour.

Chauvinist vs Supercilious - What's the difference?

chauvinist | supercilious |


As a noun chauvinist

is chauvinist.

As an adjective supercilious is

arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

Supercilious vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

supercilious | superfluous |


As adjectives the difference between supercilious and superfluous

is that supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Supercilious vs Full - What's the difference?

supercilious | full | Related terms |

Supercilious is a related term of full.


As adjectives the difference between supercilious and full

is that supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty while full is foul, rotten.

Supercilious vs Wistful - What's the difference?

supercilious | wistful |


As adjectives the difference between supercilious and wistful

is that supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty while wistful is full of yearning or longing.

Noble vs Supercilious - What's the difference?

noble | supercilious | Related terms |

Noble is a related term of supercilious.


As a proper noun noble

is .

As an adjective supercilious is

arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.

Supercilious vs Contumelious - What's the difference?

supercilious | contumelious | Related terms |

Supercilious is a related term of contumelious.


As adjectives the difference between supercilious and contumelious

is that supercilious is arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty while contumelious is (archaic|literary) rudely contemptuous; showing contumely; insolent or disdainful.

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