[klee-kish, klik-ish] /ˈkli kɪʃ, ˈklɪk ɪʃ/

associating exclusively with the members of one’s own ; clannish.
tending to divide into :
a cliquish neighborhood.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a :
narrow, cliquish notions about art.

1839, from clique + -ish. Related: Cliquishly; cliquishness.


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