- treat in a way that is apparently kind or helpful but that betrays a feeling of superiority；frequent (a shop, restaurant, or other establishment) as a customer
verb: patronize, 3rd person present: patronizes, gerund or present participle: patronizing, past tense: patronized, past participle: patronized
- 1. treat in a way that is apparently kind or helpful but that betrays a feeling of superiority she was determined not to be put down or patronized 同義詞
- 2. frequent (a shop, restaurant, or other establishment) as a customer restaurants and bars regularly patronized by the stars were often crowded with paparazzi 同義詞
- ▪ give financial or other support to (a person, organization, or cause) she patronizes worthy causes 同義詞
patronize vt. (及物動詞 transitive verb) 資助,贊助;庇護 光顧,惠顧 對...以恩人自居 We dislike to have anyone patronize us. 我們不喜歡任何人對我們以恩人自居。 purchase vt. (及物動詞 transitive...
I'm not gonna to patronise ya, But trying to write down why I like ya. It doesn't...
to patronize or brush off someone is to say something insincere just to get him/her...