Condescendence meaning

kŏn'dĭ-sĕn'dəns
Condescension.
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Condescension.
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A listing of particulars.
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The act of condescending; voluntary descent from one's rank or dignity in intercourse with an inferior; courtesy toward inferiors, condescension. syn.
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Origin of condescendence

  • From French condescendance, from condescendre, from Late Latin condescendere (“to let one's self down, stoop, condescend”), from Latin com- (“together”) + descendere (“to come down”); see condescend.
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