Part of speech:
Showing a feeling of being better than others; haughty
Feeling or showing justifiable self-respect:
The definition of patronize is to be kind or helpful to someone, but to talk to them as if they are inferior.
Low in rank, quality, or station; unpretentious or lowly:
Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
(used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
Feeling or showing haughty disdain.
Given to frivolity or silliness.
A manner, often a patronizing or domineering one, of governing a country, managing employees, etc. that is suggestive of a father's relationship to his children
To slope, extend, or incline downward:
To condescend to do something thought to be slightly beneath one's dignity
To lower or debase oneself:
To unfasten, as sails, from the spars or stays to which they are attached for use.
To allow oneself to be subjected to something:
To acknowledge or admit (defeat).
The definition of accord is to come to a compromise or agreement.
To show partiality or unfair preference to:
To move upwards.
Respect is defined as to feel or show esteem or honor for someone or something.
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