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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. patronize: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. patronize: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. patronize: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. patronize: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. patronize: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. patronize: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Patronize, patronize: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. patronize: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. patronize: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. patronize: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. patronize: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. patronize: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Patronize, patronize: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. patronize: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. patronize: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. patronize: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Patronize: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. patronize: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. patronize: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. patronize: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. patronize: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. patronize: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. patronize: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. patronize: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. patronize: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. patronize: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Patronize: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. patronize: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. patronize: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. patronize: online medical dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See patronizingly for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (patronize)

verb:  do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
verb:  be a regular customer or client of ("We patronize this store")
verb:  treat condescendingly
verb:  assume sponsorship of

▸ Also see patronizingly
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Words similar to patronize:   condescend, frequent, patronage, patronization, patronized, patronizing, patronizingly, shop, sponsor, support, buy at, shop at, more...

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