Definisi 'patronage'
English to English
noun
1 the act of providing approval and support
Example:
• his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives
source: wordnet30
2 customers collectively
Example:
• they have an upper class clientele
source: wordnet30
3 a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient
source: wordnet30
4 (politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to office in return for political support
source: wordnet30
5 the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers
Example:
• even before noon there was a considerable patronage
source: wordnet30
6 Special countenance or support; favor, encouragement, or aid, afforded to a person or a work; as, the patronage of letters; patronage given to an author.
source: webster1913
verb
7 support by being a patron of
source: wordnet30
8 be a regular customer or client of
Example:
• We patronize this store
• Our sponsor kept our art studio going for as long as he could
source: wordnet30
9 To act as a patron of; to maintain; to defend.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
keep going, patronise, patronize, support, back, government, political science, politics, business, social control, approval, approving, blessing, keep, custom, nomenklatura, run on,

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