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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Condescension(0.01070 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Condescension.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those
considered inferior [syn: superciliousness, disdainfulness]
2: a communication that indicates lack of respect by
patronizing the recipient [syn: disdain, patronage]
3: affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for
differences of position or rank; “the queen's
condescension was intended to make us feel comfortable”
English → English (gcide)
Condescension \Con`de*scen"sion\, n. [L. condescensio.]
The act of condescending; voluntary descent from one's rank
or dignity in intercourse with an inferior; courtesy toward
It forbids pride . . . and commands humility, modesty,
and condescension to others. --Tillotson.
Such a dignity and condescension . . . as are suitable
to a superior nature. --Addison.
Syn: Complaisance; courtesy; affability.