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    sneer

    sneer - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sneer

    Definition
    (noun) a facial expression of contempt or scorn; the upper lip curls
    Synonyms : leer
    Definition
    (noun) a contemptuous or scornful remark Definition
    (verb) express through a scornful smile
    Example Sentence
    • she sneered her contempt
    Definition
    (verb) smile contemptuously
    Example Sentence
    • she sneered at her little sister's efforts to play the song on the piano
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sneer

scoff=sneer=gibe=flout=jeer

sneeR..rhymes..staRe Without Respect

you STEER aggressively when the other driver speaks to you in a derisive manner.

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