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synonyms for patroness

  • elder
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How to use patroness in a sentence

In 1821 rumor had it that he intended to wed a miller's widow, his patroness, who was thirty-two years old.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
She was the patroness of hunters, fishermen and sailors, and also a goddess of birth and health.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
Margaret, who neither wanted sense nor feeling, wiped her tears hastily, and asked her patroness's forgiveness for her petulance.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
She was the patroness of every art, and the friend of every man of genius.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
From the first Batt applied himself to win his patroness' favour to his clever and needy friend.
THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
D'Alembert was told that if he countenanced the new idol, he must bid farewell to his former patroness.
LIFE AND CORRESPONDENCE OF DAVID HUME, VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHN HILL BURTON
This woman was of an atrocious character, and soon succeeded in making her patroness as wicked as herself.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
The young secretary was not a little troubled by the caprice of his patroness to thus display her beauty to the world.
ROMANCE OF ROMAN VILLASELIZABETH W. (ELIZBETH WILLIAMS) CHAMPNEY
Kali is the owner of the Marble Rocks, but she is the patroness of the ex-Thugs as well.
FROM THE CAVES AND JUNGLES OF HINDOSTANHELENA PRETROVNA BLAVATSKY
Fond as Aunt Katrina was of the position of patroness, she was not altogether pleased with some steps that were taken, later.
EAST ANGELSCONSTANCE FENIMORE WOOLSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PATRONESS

  • elder
  • patroness
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