Noun(1) the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior(2) a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient(3) affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for differences of position or rank
(1) a tone of condescension(2) a tone of condescension(3) I'm treated with condescension(4) I'm treated with condescension
1. disdain ::
2. condescendingness ::
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Do I detect a hint of CONDESCENSION?
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 3
of CONDESCENSION and no sex
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 10
It's what you and I call CONDESCENSION.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 4
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