condescend


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patronize

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deign

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to descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity

to treat in a superciliously indulgent manner

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behave in a patronizing and condescending manner

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do something that one considers to be below one's dignity

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debase oneself morally, act in an undignified, unworthy, or dishonorable way

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treat condescendingly

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But she is perfectly amiable, and often condescends to drive by my humble abode in her little phaeton and ponies.
Some of the Fancy Ball School in which art occasionally condescends to become a master, which would be best catalogued like the miscellaneous articles in a sale.
Not only that he can't even condescend to reply to my letter dated March, 24 when I pointed this out.
1 : to stoop to the level of someone considered less important <These two great commanders did not condescend to fight in person .
Regular readers of CTR are aware of our editorial stance that, in information technology, applications are king and will not condescend to any lesser role.