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patronizing

US [ˈpeɪtrəˌnaɪzɪŋ]
UK [ˈpætrəˌnaɪzɪŋ]
  • adj.自认为高人一等的;摆派头的
  • v.“patronize”的现在分词
  • Web要人领情的;傲慢的;以恩人自居的
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adj.
1.
自认为高人一等的;摆派头的showing that you feel better, or more intelligent than sb else
a patronizing smile
屈尊俯就的一笑
I was only trying to explain; I didn't want to sound patronizing.
我只是想解释一下而已,绝无自诩清高之意。

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