condescending

Definitions:

Marked by condescension.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Yielding to inferiors: courteous: obliging.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Stooping to inferiors; gracious; obliging.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Condescendingly.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)

Usage examples:

Avoid condescending bows to your friends and equals.
- The Laws of Etiquette by A Gentleman
Sir Henry dismissed the views of the French specialists with a condescending wave of his fat white hand.
- The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
Then there follows a second meaning, which covers a great part of the ground of the use of the phrase in the New Testament, and that is the communication of that love to men, the specific and individualised gifts which come out of that great reservoir of patient, pardoning, condescending and bestowing love.
- Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren