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condescend to sb

phrasal verb with condescend uk   /ˌkɒn.dɪˈsend/  us   /ˌkɑːn-/ verb usually humorous
to ​treat someone as if you are more ​important or more ​intelligent than them: He ​explains things without ​condescending to his ​audience.
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