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patronage

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  • nounsupport of a cause
  • nounbusiness done at an establishment
  • nouncondescension
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Synonyms for patronage

noun support of a cause
  • aegis
  • auspices
  • backing
  • encouragement
  • financing
  • sponsorship
  • subsidy
  • advocacy
  • aid
  • assistance
  • benefaction
  • championship
  • grant
  • guardianship
  • help
  • promotion
  • protection
  • recommendation
  • support

Antonyms for patronage

  • attack
  • blockage
  • disapproval
  • discouragement
  • harm
  • hindrance
  • hurt
  • injury
  • obstruction
  • opposition
  • stop
  • antagonism
  • competition
  • detraction
  • humility
  • modesty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to patronage

aegis

noun. protection
  • auspices
  • backing
  • patronage
  • shelter
  • sponsorship
  • wing
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