verb (used without object)
- to yield.
- to assent.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of condescend
OTHER WORDS FROM condescendcon·des·cend·er, con·des·cend·ent, noun
Example sentences from the Web for condescend
Its built-in display also gives it a cartoon-like face that it can use to wink at you after it’s done its chores, which I hope you can turn off because I don’t need a robot condescending to me in my own home.Samsung’s new robots will do the dishes and nag you to get offline|Stan Horaczek|January 13, 2021|Popular Science
Only after she signed did the officer condescend to explain she could pay the fine by mail – an explanation he could have offered at the outset.