Definition of waspishness in US English:

waspishness

noun

  • See waspish

    • ‘Are their early waspish criticisms insincere and their later affirmations the real deal, or are the affirmations the fakery and the waspishness the genuine thing?’
    • ‘And if there's a hint of waspishness involved, that might provide even more of a buzz…’
    • ‘‘Oh, no, I'm not stung by his waspishness, James’ Miranda purred playfully, ‘and yes, I would absolutely love to be walked back to my beach towel.’’
    • ‘He also obliged with some post-match waspishness as he observed that Chelsea had depended on the long ball.’

Pronunciation

waspishness

/ˈwäspiSHnəs//ˈwɑspɪʃnəs/