Hindi translation of condescend
condescendPowered by COBUILD /ˌkɒndɪˈsend ˌकॉन्डिˈसेण्ड्/
Word forms: condescends, condescending, condescended
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
If you say that someone condescends to do something, you disapprove of them because they agree to do it in a way which shows that they think they are superior to other people and should not have to do it.एहसान जताते हुए करना या कृपा करना ⇒ He wouldn't condescend to talk to the nurse.
2. intransitive verb
If you say that someone condescends to other people, you disapprove of them because they behave in a way which shows that they think they are superior to other people.घमंड दिखाना ⇒ Don't condescend to me.
Derived formscondescending adjectiveघमंडी ⇒ He has a condescending attitude.
condescension uncountable nounघमंड mn ⇒ ...a smile of condescension.
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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 Hindi Dictionary