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Synonyms for patronise

do one's shopping at

assume sponsorship of

treat condescendingly

be a regular customer or client of

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And again, even if the Federal Government wants to patronise non-indigenous engineers, it should employ indigenous engineers to learn from them and by doing this, it will serve as empowerment for them.
QATAR | Event Emir to patronise Scientific Excellence Day Award ceremony His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will patronise today the ceremony of the 11th Scientific Excellence Day Award, which will take place in Sheraton Doha.
I don't believe I patronise my characters, whatever their class.
The Weoley councillor found himself in an exchange of views with a fiery young female student who suggested that there was no point in arguing as he would probably only patronise her.
From Back Page patronising for us to give sympathy and I don't want to patronise anyone.