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condescending
American English: /ˌkɑndəˈsɛndɪŋ/
British English: /kɒndɪˈsɛndɪŋ/

Translation of condescending in Spanish:

adjective

  • (tone/smile)
    he's very condescending
    tiene una actitud muy condescendiente
    to be condescending to o toward(s) somebody
    tratar a alguien con condescendencia
    Example sentences
    • But nothing could be more patronising and condescending than his own view that being a farm labourer is an inadequate occupation.
    • Even when youth activism is accepted it is usually in a condescending or patronizing manner when older and more experienced organizers run and co-opt youth efforts.
    • It was because that group poses a threat to the Maori vote that is now currently held by a Government that treats that vote in a condescending, patronising manner.

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