condescending

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PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɔn.dɪ.sɛnd.ɪŋ/, /ˈkɔnˌdi.sɛnd.ɪŋ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌkɑndəˈsɛndɪŋ/
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AdjectiveEdit

condescending (comparative more condescending, superlative most condescending)

  1. Assuming a tone of superiority, or a patronizing attitude.
    Quit talking to me in that condescending tone! You always treat me like a child!

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VerbEdit

condescending

  1. present participle of condescend