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talk down to

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  • as inpatronize
  • as incondescend
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Synonyms for talk down to

verb condescend
  • deign
  • snub
  • favor
  • indulge
  • stoop
  • be gracious to
  • be lofty
  • be overbearing
  • look down on
  • pat on the back
  • talk down to
  • toss a few crumbs
  • treat as inferior
  • treat badly
  • treat like a child

Antonyms for talk down to

  • hurt
  • antagonize
  • be humble
  • be modest
  • contend
  • ignore
  • oppose
  • use competition
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to talk down to

condescend

verb. stoop, humble oneself

condescends

verb. stoop, humble oneself

patronize

verb. condescend
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.