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The Age of Innocence
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condescending
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The Age of Innocence
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  • He talked easily of Botticelli, and spoke of Fra Angelico with a faint condescension.
  • Archer’s laugh lingered on his lips in a slightly condescending smile.
  • Every one agreed with her, but no one condescended to enquire what the Beauforts really meant to do.
  • He was aware of smiling at her vaguely, and she added, as if condescending to his natural shyness: "I’ve never seen May looking lovelier.

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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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