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Definition of "patronising" [patronising]

  • Present participle of patronise. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "patronising" in a sentence
  • "Saqib Shaikh: I don't run my own business, so may be missing something, but why is this term patronising?"
  • "And this patronising is not unexpected (or unecnountered) when looking at how an expert gives advice to a novice."
  • "Bill Bentley, East Sussex County Councillor, clearly a black belt in patronising, also warns that ‘living in a cold house can have an effect on your health’ There goes my dream of igloo life in 2008."