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condescending
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Don Quixote
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  • I say so because if my lord the king, your worship’s father-in-law, will not condescend to give you my lady the princess, there is nothing for it but, as your worship says, to seize her and transport her.
  • And then, when they condescend to compose a sort of verse that was at that time in vogue in Kandy, which they call seguidillas!

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  • She gave me that condescending look as though I wasn’t worthy to ask her a question.
  • My older sister condescended to take me shopping with her.

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