con·​de·​scen·​dence ˌkän-di-ˈsen-dən(t)s How to pronounce condescendence (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1638, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of condescendence was in 1638

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“Condescendence.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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