Part of speech:
An annoying self-satisfied smile.
The definition of a snigger is a contained or half held-in laugh.
The definition of a snicker is a laugh that is stifled.
A derisive grimace, laugh, etc.; gibe
To taunt is to tease, insult or antagonize someone by deliberately saying or doing something mean.
To snub is to put something out.
To express by smiling.
To go in search of something; hunt
To scorn is to express a feeling of contempt or disgust for something.
To ridicule is to make fun of someone.
To ridicule or satirize in a lampoon.
To speak or shout derisively; mock.
Insult is defined as to speak with rudeness or to say something to offend.
To grimace is defined as to make an unpleasant fact or twist up your facial features, often to indicate displeasure.
To jeer or taunt; scoff (at)
Flout is defined as to openly show hatred or disregard toward someone or something.
The definition of condemn is to state that someone or something is wrong or evil or to sentence to punishment.
To knowingly say that something is smaller or less important than it actually is.
To imitate mockingly or humorously:
To draw or take away; divert:
To express disapproval of (a person); denounce:
The definition of despise is to strongly dislike, or to treat with scorn.
To make even or level.
To ridicule, mock, discredit.
To tease or mock playfully; ridicule; banter
To insult openly or purposely; offend; slight
Travesty is defined as to ridicule or make a parody of something.
Compliment means to give praise.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
Courteous expressions of regard
To be undecided or skeptical about:
Find another word for sneers. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sneers, like: leers, grins, smirks, sniggers, snickers, fleers, taunts, snubs, smiles, scouts and scorns.