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|English to Hindi translations [PRO]|
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / symbolic litarary
|English term or phrase: snobbery|
|it is an adjective,ex.snobbery street|
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इसके विभिन्न अर्थ हो सकते हैं, जैसे नकचढ़ापन, बददिमागी, तुनकमिज़ाज़ी, नखरीलापन, नाज़ुकमिज़ाज़ी, शानचीपन, शानचीपना, अहंकार, सुरुचिमन्यता परंतु नकचढ़ापन और बददिमागी अधिक प्रचलित हैं.
Snobbery means: the trait of condescending to those of lower social status
A snob, guilty of snobbery, is a person who adopts the worldview that some people are inherently inferior to him/her for any one of a variety of reasons including real or supposed intellect, wealth, education, ancestry, etc. Often, the form of snobbery reflects the offending individual's socio-economic background. For example, a common snobbery of the affluent is the affectation that wealth is either the cause or result of superiority, or both as in the case of privileged children. However, a form of snobbery can be adopted by someone not a part of that group; Pseudo-intellectual is a type of snob. Such a snob imitates the manners, adopts the world-view and affects the lifestyle of a social class of people to which he or she aspires, but does not yet belong, and to which he or she may never belong.
A snob is perceived by those being imitated as an arriviste, perhaps nouveau riche or parvenu, and the elite group closes ranks to exclude such outsiders, often by developing elaborate social codes, symbolic status and recognizable marks of language. The snobs in response refine their behavior model (Norbert Elias 1983).
- मुझे तो यह कुछ नकचढ़ापन सा लगता है।
- आस्ट्रेलियाई टीम की बददिमागी का सिलसिला यही नहीं थमा।
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