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Adjective
Assuming a tone of superiority, or a patronizing attitude
“He evaluates the host culture from his own perspective and approaches it with a condescending or even contemptuous attitude.”
Verb
Present participle for do something in such a way as to emphasize that one clearly regards it as below one's dignity or level of importance
“I will not condescend to answer the sore loser's charge that I cheated in order to win the race.”
Verb
Present participle for show that one feels superior; be patronizing
“Like Jennifer Tilly, Brad doesn't condescend to the material, as many actors might; he treats the character very seriously.”
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