1. assume sponsorship of

Similar word(s): patronise, sponsor

Definition categories: possession, support

2. do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of

Similar word(s): frequent, patronise, shop, sponsor

Definition categories: social, support

3. treat condescendingly

Similar word(s): condescend, patronise

Definition categories: communication, interact

4. be a regular customer or client of

- We patronize this store

Similar word(s): patronage, patronise, support

Definition categories: communication, foster, nurture