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Definition of "condescended" [condescended]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of condescend. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "condescended" in a sentence
  • "When he had hammered his fingers a good deal and the tacks a little the tacks consented to hold up the curtain, or the curtain condescended to be held up by the tacks."
  • "Sometimes her cousin condescended to enjoy a sail of a summer's evening, but for the most part Asahel and Elizabeth went alone."
  • "Saladin condescended to complain; rejoiced in the denial of justice, and at the head of fourscore thousand horse and foot invaded the Holy Land."
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