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PATRONIZING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does patronizing mean? 

PATRONIZING (adjective)
  The adjective PATRONIZING has 1 sense:

1. (used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension

  Familiarity information: PATRONIZING used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PATRONIZING (adjective)


Sense 1patronizing [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension

Synonyms:

arch; condescending; patronising; patronizing

Similar:

superior (of or characteristic of high rank or importance)


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