Die Übersetzung von "patron" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈpeitrən/

a person who supports (often with money) an artist, musician, writer, form of art etc

He’s a patron of the arts.

a (regular) customer of a shop etc

The manager said that he knew all his patrons.
patronage /ˈpӕtrənidʒ, (American) ˈpei-/ noun

the support given by a patron

His career began under the patronage of Thomas Cromwell.
patronize /ˈpӕ-, (American) ˈpei-/ verb ( patronise)

to behave towards (someone) in a way which is kind and friendly but which nevertheless shows that one thinks oneself to be more important, clever etc than that person

traiter avec condescendance
He’s a nice fellow, but he does patronize his assistants.

to visit (a shop, theatre, society etc) regularly

That’s not a shop I patronize nowadays.
patronizing adjective ( patronising)

patronizingly adverb ( patronisingly)

d’un air condescendant
patron saint

a saint who protects a particular person, group of people, country etc

saint patron, sainte patronne
St Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland.

(Die Übersetzung von "patron" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)