deign

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Synonyms for deign

condescend

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Synonyms for deign

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

Synonyms for deign

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

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Nowhere in this book do we learn whether Ajami's earlier hopes have been changed, defeated, or strengthened by what he has found on the ground in Iraq; he is happy to focus his discerning gaze on the odd bystander, but he never deigns to turn it on himself.
Skybet have a host of specials on what moody Sharon Osbourne might do if she deigns to turn up for tomorrow's show, including 3-1 that she does not sit next to rival judge Dannii Minogue and 5-1 that she again sees two of her acts in the bottom two.
Maybe we should call Mr Blair "Jimmy" the next time he deigns to pay us a visit.
THIS Farrelly brothers comedy tells of a selfish man who only deigns to date women he considers to be physically flawless.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS LISA CROP OLD AVIV LIAR SAY HYPE ADRIATIC NAPS SWEDE DEIGNS POLO OWNED MAN PAP NESS MEY PANE SRI PATMITTS SCAR SACHET WATER SEPT EYEPIECE UTAH S I N ATOM RUSE TAT HATS EBAY WEE THINKER Across: 1 Lead, 4 Shame, 7 Wrist, 8 Beech, 9 Andes, 10 Restaurant, 14 Trashy, 16 Throne, 17 Improbable, 22 Trait, 23 React, 25 Elgin, 26 Motor, 27 Howl.
Jose Mourinho will not see much wrong in this big-headed contender and wherever he deigns to watch the race from, we all know Jose cannot go far wrong these days.
I am also glad that our present Labour MP, Birmingham-based Gisela Stewart, immediately dispensed with Dame Jill's practice of holding appointmentonly surgeries, allowing residents to see their MP for help when they need it and not when the MP deigns to make time for residents.
He's a Brazilian soccer prodigy, and when he finally deigns to join the team they start winning as never before, with Antonio as the star, eclipsing Joe.
Next time a denizen of downtown or the Westside deigns to visit this dusty, dismal depression between the hills, call me.
We have found that current demands have indicated an increased need for special HSK deigns with lengths that vary from industry DIN standard 32A, 50A, 63A and 100A HSK holders.
I particularly savor tableaux in which the artist deigns to place a tattered hero-figure in the extreme foreground (say, a Doc Savage type), running boldly toward and past the reader in escape, the implication being that he is too savvy to want a part of the arcane, titanic, wanton struggles at hand.
PRESIDENT CLINTON'S FOREIGN POLicy is as much at sea as the Haitian refugees it now deigns to protect.
13-micron compiler gives SoC design engineers complete control when assessing various options and benefits of implementing 1T-SRAM memory technology in their SoC deigns.
Is Sven - provided he deigns to stick around for his pounds 2m a year plus bonuses - really such a letdown that he still thinks it is worth persevering with Seaman?