Synonyms for condescension

Synonyms for (noun) condescension

Synonyms: condescendingness, condescension

Definition: affability to your inferiors and temporary disregard for differences of position or rank

Usage: the queen's condescension was intended to make us feel comfortable

Similar words: geniality, amiability, amiableness, affability, affableness, bonhomie

Definition: a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to)

Synonyms: superciliousness, condescension, disdainfulness

Definition: the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior

Similar words: haughtiness, hauteur, high-handedness, lordliness, arrogance

Definition: overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors

Synonyms: patronage, disdain, condescension

Definition: a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient

Similar words: depreciation, derogation, disparagement

Definition: a communication that belittles somebody or something

Visual thesaurus for condescension