Pronunciation of Patronise
/pˈatɹənˌa͡ɪz/, /pˈatɹənˌaɪz/, /p_ˈa_t_ɹ_ə_n_ˌaɪ_z/
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Usage examples for patronise:
- Do not patronise me; do not be sarcastic. - "The Weavers, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009.
- Her friends regarded me as one of her charities and began to patronise me, but all the time I knew she felt differently, though no one suspected it but ourselves. - "The Mayor of Warwick", Herbert M. Hopkins.
- Some of the swiftest road- riders patronise machines of twenty- six or twenty- seven pounds; but for all- round work, one of thirty- three pounds, without lamp or bell, is a good average machine. - "The-Romance-of-Industry-and-Invention", Cochrane, Robert.