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Correct spelling:
patron
Definition:
A master who had freed his slave, but still retained some paternal rights over him.

What does the acronym patron stand for?

PATRON abbreviation definitions:
–  Patrol Squadron
–  Patrol Squadron ( Navy)

Synonyms:

noun
admirer
girlfriend, rooters, wooer, lover, Rooter.
assistant
fellow worker, cooperators, helpmate, mate, Temps, temporary worker, temp, Co-operator, lieutenant, cooperator, fellow workers, partners, righthand person, right-hand person.
benefactor
donor, alms-giver, philanthropist, savior, patroness, Good Samaritan, mentor, contributor, benefactor, helper, guarantor, samaritan, friend in need, sponsor, Aider, Donator, provider, grantor, protector.
boarder
paying guests, paying guest.
cash cow
golden goose, source of steady profit, moneymaker, money-spinner.
customer
buyer, shopper, consumer, client, customer.
enthusiast
aficionado, enthusiast, zealot, freak, fiend, buff, fancier, addict, connoisseur, nut, fan, devotee, supporter.
follower
sidekick, bootlicker, vassal, hanger-on, votary, participant.
frequenter
regular customer, frequent visitor, regulars.
insurer
guarantor.
master
padrone.
meal ticket
financial support.
patron
supporter, sponsor, frequenter.
person
patron.
person who does business at establishment
client, purchaser, buyer, habitué, frequenter, customer, shopper.
person who supports a cause
guide, guarantor, advocate, angel, benefactor, helper, sympathizer, head, Encourager, philanthropist, well-wisher, guardian, fan, leader, supporter, defender, backer, sponsor, surety, financer, friend, front, patron saint, booster, fairy godparent, partisan, champion, protector.
philanthropist
philanthropist.
proponent
seconders, seconder.
subscriber
signer, contributor.
Examples of usage:
  1. I came as your Patron, not as your Pal; I did not meddle with your secrets- did not touch your plunder. – What Will He Do With It, Book 10. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Sometimes it was: " Dear and admirable patron, I feel as if I might get well again." – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  3. All his ancient feelings of devotion, if they had ever genuinely existed towards his former friend and patron, turned to gall. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  4. A man of some station in society, and who considered himself a powerful patron in art, said at a public dinner, where he was charmed with Fuseli's conversation, " If you ever come my way, Fuseli, I shall be happy to see you." – Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects, and Curiosities of Art, (Vol. 2 of 3) by Shearjashub Spooner
  5. Taking Graspum by the hand, he says, " there is a clear hundred for you, old patron!" – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
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