She does not deign to be clever....
At the next review, they say, the Emperor did not once deign to address him.
He only saw in her a pretty and fresh young girl, with whom he did not deign to unite his fate.
"You won't deign to demean yourself by marrying me, you..." said Helene, beginning to cry.
Llewelyn would not deign to appear before him to render the customary homage due from Wales to the English crown, but sent a series of futile excuses lasting over three years.
Her cat would never deign to come when called.
He offered the drink to Mr. Thomas, but he wouldn't deign to receive it.
The celebrated athlete won't even deign to acknowledge her old friends.
The mayor's hubris wouldn't allow him to deign to reply to letters from the people.
The heiress wouldn't deign to invite her maid to dinner.
Jacob called after her, but she wouldn't deign to reply.
Elizabeth wouldn't deign to abase herself before her parents.
I didn't expect her to deign to spend so much time with me.
I think he might even deign to stay with me.
I can't afford to wait around until you deign to answer me.
He did not even deign to look at her.
The celebrity would not deign to eat a meal unless her personal chef prepared it.