Synonyms of 'condescend'
1 patronizeDictionary, talk down to, treat like a child
a writer who does not condescend to his readers
a doctor who does not patronize his patients
talk down to
treat like a child
treat as inferior
2 deignDictionary, see fit, lower yourself
He never condescended to notice me.
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If you submit to something, you unwillingly allow something to be done to you, or you do what someone wants, for example because you are not powerful enough to resist.
If I submitted to their demands, they would not press the allegations.
Thesaurus for condescend from the Collins English Thesaurus
If someone condescends to do something, they agree to do it, but in a way which shows that they think they are better than other people and should not have to do it.