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 for sniffy
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of
             those one views as unworthy; "some economists are
             disdainful of their colleagues in other social
             disciplines"; "haughty aristocrats"; "his lordly manners
             were offensive"; "walked with a prideful swagger"; "very
             sniffy about breaches of etiquette"; "his mother eyed my
             clothes with a supercilious air"; "a more swaggering mood
             than usual"- W.L.Shirer [syn: disdainful, haughty,
             imperious, lordly, overbearing, prideful,
             sniffy, supercilious, swaggering]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  50 Moby Thesaurus words for "sniffy":
     arrogant, asthmatic, breathing, clannish, cliquish, condescending,
     contemptuous, contumelious, disdainful, errhine, exclusive,
     expiratory, haughty, heaving, high-hat, huffing, inspiratory,
     nasal, panting, patronizing, pneumonic, priggish, puffing,
     pulmonary, pulmonic, respiratory, rhinal, scornful, sneering,
     sneezy, sniffling, sniffly, snippy, snobbish, snobby, snooty,
     snoring, snorting, snotty, snuffling, snuffly, snuffy,
     sternutatory, stertorous, supercilious, toploftical, toplofty,
     wheezing, wheezy, withering

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