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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. condescension: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. condescension: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. condescension: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. condescension: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. condescension: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. condescension: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Condescension, condescension: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. condescension: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. condescension: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. condescension: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. condescension: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. condescension: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Condescension, condescension: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. condescension: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. condescension: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Condescension (religion), Condescension: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Condescension: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. condescension: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. condescension: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Condescension: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. condescension: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. condescension: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. condescension: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. condescension: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. condescension: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. condescension: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. condescension: Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. condescension: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. condescension: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. condescension: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (condescension)

noun:  affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for differences of position or rank ("The queen's condescension was intended to make us feel comfortable")
noun:  the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior
noun:  a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient

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