condescending
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈkɔn.dɪ.sɛnd.ɪŋ/, /ˈkɔnˌdi.sɛnd.ɪŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌkɑndəˈsɛndɪŋ/
Adjective

condescending

  1. Assuming a tone of superiority, or a patronizing attitude.
    Quit talking to me in that condescending tone! You always treat me like a child!
Synonyms Related terms Translations Verb
  1. present participle of condescend#English|condescend



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