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  Words related to condescension

Related / Similar Words: condescendingness, superciliousness, disdainfulness, disdain, patronage

 

Definition:
  • affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for differences of position or rank; "the queen''s condescension was intended to make us feel comfortable";
  • the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior;
  • a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient;

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    Derivational Morphology: condescend, patronize, patronise

     

     
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