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Condescension

Con`de`scen´sion
n.1.The act of condescending; voluntary descent from one's rank or dignity in intercourse with an inferior; courtesy toward inferiors.
It forbids pride . . . and commands humility, modesty, and condescension to others.
- Tillotson.
Such a dignity and condescension . . . as are suitable to a superior nature.
- Addison.
Noun1.condescension - the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior
2.condescension - a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient
Synonyms: disdain, patronage
3.condescension - affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for differences of position or rank; "the queen's condescension was intended to make us feel comfortable"
Olympian detachment, Olympian loftiness, arrogance, arrogantness, assumption of superiority, condescendence, deigning, domineering, domineeringness, haughtiness, haughty airs, hauteur, high horse, hoity-toitiness, hoity-toity, loftiness, overbearing pride, overbearingness, overweening pride, patronization, patronizing, patronizing attitude, pride, proudness, purse-pride, side, stiff-necked pride, superbia, toploftiness, uppishness, uppityness
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