English translation of 'condescendant'
Example Sentences Including 'condescendant'
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C'est un poids, effectivement, sans vouloir être condescendant.Le Monde (2002)
Et toujours ce ton condescendant pour parler du public, de la masse, de sa prolifération incontrôlée et inquiétante.Le Monde (2002)
La vieille actrice, toute menue et ratatinée, s'avance comme sur une scène, un sourire légèrement condescendant aux lèvres.Tremblement de coeur
Non, c'est vrai, c'est d'un condescendant cette façon de marquer les distances.Mademoiselle s'il vous plaît
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'condescendant' in Other Languages
British English: condescending ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone is condescending, you are showing your disapproval of the fact that they talk or behave in a way which shows that they think they are superior to other people.
I'm fed up with your money and your whole condescending attitude.
British English: patronizing ADJECTIVE
If someone is patronizing, they speak or behave towards you in a way that seems friendly, but which shows that they think they are superior to you.
The tone of the interview was unnecessarily patronizing .
Translation of condescendant from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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