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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: patronizing(0.01034 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to patronizing.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : (used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who
treat others with condescension [syn: arch, condescending,
English → English (gcide)
Patronize \Pa"tron*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Patronized; p.
pr. & vb. n. Patronizing.]
1. To act as patron toward; to support; to countenance; to
favor; to aid.
The idea has been patronized by two States only.
2. To trade with customarily; to frequent as a customer.
3. To assume the air of a patron, or of a superior and
protector, toward; -- used in an unfavorable sense; as, to
patronize one's equals.
Patronizing \Pa"tron*i`zing\, a.
Showing condescending favor; assuming the manner of airs of a
superior toward another. -- Pat"ron*i`zing*ly, adv.