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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solublesusceptible of being dissolved in or as if in a liquid and especially water
presentimenta feeling that something will or is about to happen : premonition
formalitycompliance with formal or conventional rules : ceremony
benignof a mild type or character that does not threaten health or life
commiserateto feel or express sympathy : condole
knacka special ready capacity that is hard to analyze or teach
fomentto promote the growth or development of : rouse
nattytrimly neat and tidy : smart
tossto throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk