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clannish

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Adjective
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clan=nish

CIDE DICTIONARY

clannisha. 
     Of or pertaining to a clan; closely united, like a clan; disposed to associate only with one's clan or clique; actuated by the traditions, prejudices, habits, etc., of a clan.

OXFORD DICTIONARY

clannish, adj. usu. derog.
1 (of a family or group) tending to hold together.
2 of or like a clan.

Derivative
clannishly adv. clannishness n.

THESAURUS

clannish

arrogant, cliquey, cliquish, contemptuous, contumelious, disdainful, elect, ethnic, ethnocentric, exclusive, family, genetic, gentile, gentilic, haughty, lineal, national, phyletic, phylogenetic, racial, scornful, select, selective, sneering, sniffy, snobbish, snobby, snooty, snotty, supercilious, toploftical, toplofty, totemic, tribal, withering

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