Other Names:
Inverted snobbery
Social class discrimination
Active prejudice towards lower classes

Snob is a pejorative term for a person who feels is superior due to their social class, education level, or social status in general; sometimes used specially when they pretend to belong to these classes. The word snobbery came into use for the first time in England during the 1820s.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST