patronage


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Synonyms for patronage

Synonyms for patronage

aid or support given by a patron

the commercial transactions of customers with a supplier

customers or patrons collectively

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the political appointments or jobs that are at the disposal of those in power

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the act of providing approval and support

customers collectively

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a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient

(politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to office in return for political support

the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers

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support by being a patron of

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be a regular customer or client of

References in classic literature ?
Even if there seems something strange about the match, the general and his wife said to each other, the "world" will accept Aglaya's fiance without any question if he is under the patronage of the princess.
This gentleman belonged to a German family of decidedly bourgeois origin, but he had a knack of acquiring the patronage of "big-wigs," and of retaining their favour.
I should have sacrificed my own comfort and not have gained their patronage in return.
There was an end of patronage so far as Johnson was concerned, and it was the beginning of the end of it with others.
The prosperous patronage with which he said it, made him look twice as big as he was, and four times as offensive.
At the Louvre, August 10, 1628 The superior of the convent of Bethune will place in the hands of the person who shall present this note to her the novice who entered the convent upon my recommendation and under my patronage.
Also, he promised me his patronage, and asked me to come and take tea with him.
My mind, however, is now made up on the subject, for having received ordination at Easter, I have been so fortunate as to be distinguished by the patronage of the Right Honourable Lady Catherine de Bourgh, widow of Sir Lewis de Bourgh, whose bounty and beneficence has preferred me to the valuable rectory of this parish, where it shall be my earnest endeavour to demean myself with grateful respect towards her Ladyship, and be ever ready to perform those rites and ceremonies which are instituted by the Church of England.
What about public and private initiative in India, individual patronage, collecting, preservation and generosity to artists and the arts?
Code Section 1388(a)(1) defines patronage dividends as amounts paid on the basis of "business done with or for such patrons.
First, federal employment had grown too large for a patronage system to remain manageable.
In exploring this question, Balfe arranges the essays in such a way as to compare the benefits and limitations of five patronage structures.
Together, Elrod and Branti strike at the heart of an essential element in American democracy--political patronage.
Following the results of the action "100 projects under the patronage of the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation" Malavit became one of its winners and in 2018 will be under the patronage of the RF CCI President.
MidAtlantic Farm Credit, anagricultural lending cooperative headquartered in Westminster, announced to its owner-customers a special patronage distribution of $9.