GRE Word List


to assume an air of superiority

The meaning of the word condescend is to assume an air of superiority.

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frustrateto balk or defeat in an endeavor
pessimisman inclination to emphasize adverse aspects, conditions, and possibilities or to expect the worst possible outcome
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exiguousexcessively scanty : inadequate
apparentopen to view : visible
amputateto remove by or as if by cutting
maladya disease or disorder of the animal body
filingan act or instance of using a file
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