What is another word for sneeringly?

Pronunciation: [snˈi͡əɹɪŋlɪ] (IPA)

The word "sneeringly" can be replaced with a variety of synonyms that offer a similar connotation of disdain or contempt. Alternatives may include "mockingly," "sarcastically," "derisively," "disdainfully," "contemptuously," "sardonically," or "scornfully." Each of these words suggests a sense of superiority or condescension on the part of the speaker or actor, who may be ridiculing or belittling the subject of their sneers. Depending on the context and tone of the statement, different synonyms for "sneeringly" may be more appropriate or effective at conveying the intended emotion or attitude.

What are the hypernyms for Sneeringly?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Sneeringly

I see no necessity for further prolonging this interview, and with your permission I will withdraw-unless, of course," he added, sneeringly, "you have a warrant for my arrest?"
"The Crevice"
William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
"You probably remember your friend's name better," said Cavendish, sneeringly.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
"It is from that quarter we receive our orders," said Lady Dorothea, sneeringly, as she prepared to follow.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever

Famous quotes with Sneeringly

  • For being a man worth any thousand men, the response your Knox, your Cromwell gets, is an argument for two centuries whether he was a man at all. God's greatest gift to this Earth is sneeringly flung away.
    Thomas Carlyle

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