condescend in a sentence

Example sentences for condescend

Don't condescend to ridicule others' egotism, it only draws attention to your own hypocrisy.
More precisely, by a writer who didn't condescend to children.
To speak of his growth at this point would be to condescend.
The minority who hates him appeals to the ignorance of those who condescend to him.
It is not that people are unwilling to condescend to the castes below them.

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