patronize


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  • verb

Synonyms for patronize

talk down to

Synonyms

be a customer or client of

Synonyms

Synonyms for patronize

to act as a patron to

to treat in a superciliously indulgent manner

Synonyms for patronize

assume sponsorship of

do one's shopping at

treat condescendingly

be a regular customer or client of

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Al-Essa will also patronize here on Wednesday the 9th meeting of lawyers and arbitrators of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States to be organized by National Committee of Lawyers of the Council of Saudi Chambers of Commerce and Industry in collaboration with GCC Commercial Arbitration Center.
In a press conference held here today on behalf of Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of State, Cabinet's Member, Commander of the National Guard, and President of the Festival's Supreme Committee, Abdulmohsen bin Abdulaziz Al-Tuwaijri, Assistant Deputy Commander of the National Guard and Vice President of the Supreme Committee said that the King will also patronize the 38th Annual Camel Grand Race during Janadriyah Festival, praising the King and the Crown Prince for their patronage and support for the Festival.
Riyadh, Jumada I 9, 1436, Feb 28, 2015, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will patronize the 2nd International Conference on the history of King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Saud at Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University (IMSIU).
In a letter addressed to PCB Chairman copy of which was made available to reporter, he strongly recommended PCB to recognize and patronize wheelchair team for their proposed tour to Bangladesh.
Contrary to popular belief, it's not the economic dregs of society who patronize these places.
I argued if in fact this woman was correct, she wouldn't have continued to patronize his store, he would have fled, and there was no motive for him to do this,'' Salzman said.
The clearance of slums and rationalization of downtown planning were often interpreted as ways of making urban commerce more attractive to suburban women who might have found a blighted or confusing downtown too intimidating to patronize.
Look-through" technique: As was described, the three members do not patronize the cooperative; rather, their grower-shareholders sell produce to it.
And the more people [who] politely and respectfully make their concerns known to the businesses they patronize -- that they won't be back or that they won't patronize them if they continue to sell porn and pollute our moral environment -- the more opportunity we have for change.
If we do not patronize these companies on our own behalf, then who wilt?
When you discover that companies are doing the right thing by their workers overseas -- and let's keep in mind their treatment of workers here -- be sure to patronize them.
It's a tax increase where people who patronize restaurants in Wayne County, hotels, (or make) car rentals will not have a say in the matter," he said.
She talked to one of the owners of the shopping center in which the pizza parlor is located, Robert Udolf of Udolf Properties, and explained that a simple ramp would allow the disabled to patronize his center's establishment.
According to a study just released by The Nielsen Company, households with $100,000+ annual incomes patronize club stores like Costco and Sam's Club and upscale mass merchandisers like Target in search of a deal, as well as national and higher-end grocery chains that meet their need for fresh produce, meat, poultry and seafood, along with a great deli section and alcoholic beverage aisle.
According to the Eritrean Embassy, the contribution was made in line with the initiative taken to patronize a total of 14 families of martyrs for two years.