cliquish cliquish


  • (adj) befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior



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  1. "In the last 10 years, we are in nothing less than a renaissance and pop culture is going back to what it used to be," Gordon-Levitt said. "The big, cliquish machine that used to have all the say, is in its death throes and we're seeing the...
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  2. Harmison agrees: "That's exactly how it's been. We got some stick for being cliquish but when me and Fred started training hard together in the West Indies - we did lots of Swiss ball work and abdominals - we were labelled good friends, not a...
    on Sep 25, 2004 By: Steve Harmison Source:

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