French translation of 'condescend'
- (= deign)
to condescend to do sth
daigner faire qch
- (= patronize)
être condescendant(e)to condescend to sb
traiter qn avec condescendance,
prendre qn de haut
Example Sentences Including 'condescend'
Only over coffee did Pitois condescend towards the shirt-sleeves of the evening.Displaced Person
She couldn't imagine that one of the creators of the Charter, no matter how much power it had given away, would condescend to be her friend.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Neither Savage's mother nor her head steward would condescend to being interviewed by a lowly watchman.Man's Loving Family
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Translation of condescend from the Collins English to French Dictionary