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Snobbery or snobbishness

Snobbery is the action of a person who thinks he or she is more important or worthwhile than others. The plural form is snobberies.

A person who thinks or acts this way is called a snob. Something can be snobby, snobbier, or the snobbiest.


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Another adjective form is snobbish. The adverb form is snobbishly. And the back-formation noun from the adjective is snobbishness.

So in the end, snobbery and snobbishness are synonyms for the same type of behavior.

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