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snob / snäb/ • n. a person with an exaggerated respect for high social position or wealth who seeks to associate with social superiors and dislikes people or activities regarded as lower-class. ∎  a person who believes that their tastes in a particular area are superior to those of other people: a musical snob.DERIVATIVES: snob·ber·y / -bərē/ n. (pl. -ber·ies) snob·bism / -ˌbizəm/ n.snob·by adj. (-bi·er, -bi·est) .

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