Definition of cliquey adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

cliquey

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˈkliki//
 
, NAmE//ˈklɪki//
 
(also cliquish
NAmE//ˈklikɪʃ//
 
, NAmE//ˈklɪkɪʃ//
 
)
(disapproving)
 
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tending to form a clique; controlled by cliques He found the school very cliquey and elitist.
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