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condescend

verb [I]  us   /ˌkɑn·dəˈsend/
to behave in a way which shows that you consider yourself to be better or more intelligent than other people: He treats his players fairly and never condescends to them.
condescension
noun [U]  us   /ˌkɑn·dəˈsen·ʃən/
Some directors treat actors with condescension.
Translations of “condescend”
in Vietnamese hạ cố…
in Spanish condescender, dignarse…
in Thai ลดตัวลงมา…
in Malaysian bersetuju…
in French condescendre (à)…
in German sich herablassen…
in Indonesian berkenan, menyetujui…
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