Definition of condescend:
talk down, buy at, respect, derive, shop at, patronage, lower oneself, sing small, bend, go to someone's head, deign, rise, queen it over someone, demean oneself, support, assume a superior air, descend, come down a peg, settle, lord it over someone, do something as if you own the place, shop, lord, patronize, assume a patronizing air, high-hat, keep going, over, submit with good grace, attitude, come down, favor, patronise, think the world revolves around you, unbend, flatter yourself, vouchsafe, crouch, degrade oneself, bow, go Hollywood, come, go down, humble oneself, talk down to, stoop, frequent, get above yourself, sponsor, waive a privilege, accord, fall, graciously stoop.
O then, I firmly believe, our Heavenly Father would in an eminent manner condescend to crown our assemblies with the overshadowing of his love, and enable us not only to roll away the stone, but to draw living water as out of the wells of salvation.- "Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel", John Yeardley.
- "The Varmint", Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger.
- "Mr. Hogarth's Will", Catherine Helen Spence.