Definition of snideness in English:



See snide

  • ‘Sure, politics has been filled with snideness, ridicule and finger pointing probably since the first caveman was elected keeper of the flame, but it's reached the point of combustion.’
  • ‘If this had been a high-powered business lunch and there was an important meeting to get to, then maybe snideness and rudeness would be called for.’
  • ‘Why resort to snideness over the basic laying down of facts?’
  • ‘And, giving up my shield of snideness for a moment, it ends with a wildly entertaining set of out-takes.’
  • ‘All snideness aside, art therapy does seem to be beneficial in dementia.’