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Synonyms of patronizing

Verb


1. sponsor, patronize, patronise, support

usage: assume sponsorship of

2. patronize, patronise, shop, shop at, buy at, frequent, sponsor, support, back up

usage: do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of

3. patronize, patronise, condescend, interact

usage: treat condescendingly

4. patronize, patronise, patronage, support, keep going, foster, nurture

usage: be a regular customer or client of; "We patronize this store"; "Our sponsor kept our art studio going for as long as he could"

Adjective


1. arch, condescending, patronizing, patronising, superior (vs. inferior)

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

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