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(used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension

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More criminal charges for maintaining and patronizing a drug den have been filed against 18 Taiwanese and seven Chinese nationals who were arrested in Boracay, the country's prime resort island in Aklan province.
KARACHI -- The ministers of Pakistan People's Party's Sindh Government have been accused of patronizing Islamic States, also known as Daish, in Sindh.
Party-list, Abante Mindanao) authored House Bill 4298, which allows the charging of parking fees only if the consumers will use the parking space without patronizing the establishments.
Organising Committee Chairman and Bahrain Football Association Deputy Chairman for Administrative Affairs Ahmed bin Abdulla Al-Nuaimi paid tribute to Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa for patronizing the final ceremony.
He said that the Ahle Sunnat-o-Aljama'at would not play the role of silent spectator rather it would unveil those involved in the incidents as well as the elements patronizing them.
I've decided to use your magazine to follow one of your wealth building principles: patronizing black-owned businesses.
Unfortunately, the financial reality of most of our lives still makes the less expensive choice the most likely choice, although I do try to avoid patronizing companies that are explicitly antigay.
The die-hard defenders of mediocrity, the champions of lower standards, the patronizing, race-mongering, affirmative action-boosting, quota-loving do-gooders are back with a vengeance, pounding on the University of California's back door.
Workers are issuing a citizens' appeal to Pepsi's chief, Wayne Callaway, and supporters of the campaign are pledging to stop purchasing Pepsi products and patronizing the Pepsi-owned restaurants Taco Bell, Kentucky Fried Chicken, and Pizza Hut.
Fashion's affair with the living substance of aura, seediness, and mortality was unbearable, obscene; like the maternal body, it was an impossible pleasure quickly repressed by a strict grunge etiquette of thinness, taste, and the patronizing attitude exercised toward teens.
Nearly three out of four premium item users say they are likely to visit a chain they are not now patronizing if that chain were to add premium items to their menu.
In a statement to Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Commander of the academy, Lieutenant General Khaled bin Abdullah Allaboun,has expressed thanks to and appreciation of the Crown Prince for patronizing the ceremony which will give a great incentive to the Saudi air forces to exert more efforts to achieve the leadership's aspirations.
Eritrean communities in Sudan have contributed over USD 10 thousand to the Martyrs Trust Fund, and asserted readiness to sustain patronizing families of fallen heroes.
Shaikh Khalid took pride in patronizing the sport event, adding that it would be a success.
Sources said earlier PSO to IGP also informed the DSP about the exact location and presence of the POs in his jurisdiction on Feb 22 but the DSP tehsil Manchanabad, district Bahawalnagar Sharafat Ali Khan instead of rounding up the outlaws allegedly started patronizing them.