Translation of "condescend" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /kondiˈsend/

to agree (to do something) in spite of one’s feeling of superiority

condescender, dignarse
The president of the company condescended to having dinner with the cleaning staff.
condescending adjective

giving the impression that one is superior

a condescending manner.
condescendingly adverb

con condescendencia
She condescendingly explained everything to me very slowly.
condescension /-ʃən/ noun

They were treated with unnecessary condescension.

(Translation of “condescend” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)