Spanish translation of 'patronizing'
- [person, attitude]
⇒ a few patronizing remarks
unas cuantas observaciones dichas en tono condescendiente
Example Sentences Including 'patronizing'
His tone of voice, so patronizing , so self-righteous, filled her with rage.Compulsion
Their gaiety was infectious, and I mentally ticked myself off for my patronizing response to the club.DEAD BEAT (2002)
The Harel women, all three generations of them, were very obviously still patronizing Miss Blanche.Yellow Bird
Trends of 'patronizing'
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- (= treat condescendingly)
tratar con condescendencia
- (= be customer of)
ser cliente de,
- [hotel, cinema]
⇒ the shop is well patronized
la tienda tiene mucha clientela,
la tienda está muy acreditada
- (= support)
Example Sentences Including 'patronize'
He suggested I check the place over and I told him not to patronize me.BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)
All that was left was for her to try to patronize the younger woman, whom, of course, neither of us had ever met.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
`The clients who patronize Miss Blanche on the island don't believe an Indian girl can design for them.Yellow Bird
'patronizing' in Other Languages
Translation of patronizing from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary