Private equity bigwigs used to sneer at the idea of investing in public companies.
Some sneer that there are no legal sanctions for non-compliance.
We not only sneer at, laugh at them, but destroy them.
Forget those polite merger and takeover discussions, with only an occasional arched eyebrow or sneer disturbing the peace.
But they sneer at your backward habits and treat you as an outsider.
Today you sneer at the need, because it's not you involved.
The dark look in his eyes, the sneer on his lips were unmistakable: blank hatred.
People sneer at you if your truck doesn't have a trailer hitch.
Only roadkill sits in the middle of the road, they sneer.
Intellectual, or supposedly intellectual, folks frequently sneer at the contemporary theatre.