Meaning of “condescending” in the English Dictionary

"condescending" in British English

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condescendingadjective

uk /ˌkɒn.dɪˈsen.dɪŋ/ us /ˌkɑːn.dəˈsen.dɪŋ/ disapproving

(Definition of “condescending” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"condescending" in American English

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condescendingadjective

us /ˌkɑn·dəˈsen·dɪŋ/

showing that you consider yourself better or more intelligent:

His condescending attitude offended his teammates.

(Definition of “condescending” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)