Synonyms of sneer in English:

sneer

noun

  • 1 she had a sneer on her face
    smirk, curl of the lip, disparaging smile, contemptuous smile, cruel smile
  • 2 the sneers of others
    jibe, barb, jeer, taunt, insult, slight, affront, slur
    informal dig
  • verb

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  • 1 he looked at me and sneered
    smirk, curl one's lip, smile disparagingly, smile contemptuously, smile cruelly
  • 2 it is easy to sneer at them
    scoff at, scorn, disdain, mock, jeer at, hold in contempt, ridicule, deride, insult, slight, slur
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