condescension, superciliousness, disdainfulness(noun)
the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior
condescension, disdain, patronage(noun)
a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient
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 act of condescending; voluntary descent from one's rank or dignity in intercourse with an inferior; courtesy toward inferiors.
the act of condescending; voluntary descent from one's rank or dignity in intercourse with an inferior; courtesy toward inferiors
The numerical value of condescension in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of condescension in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To me, he was being sarcastic, this is a way of dissing or sort of showing condescension.
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Translations for condescension
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- благоволение, снизхождениеBulgarian
- Herablassung, KondeszendenzGerman
- καταδεκτικότητα, συγκαταβατικότηταGreek
- alentuminen, alentuvuusFinnish
- amabilitate, bunăvoință, condescendențăRomanian
- милость, благоволение, снисхождениеRussian
- snishodljivost, снисходљивостSerbo-Croatian
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