Definition of 'patron'
Video: pronunciation of 'patron'
Example sentences containing 'patron'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
All other arts in the world have their patron saint, only calligraphy has a patron demon. THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)He'll emerge as his Chief of Staff's benevolent patron if all goes right -- assuming he survives. IN LOVE AND WAR (2003)Someone at the Yard had recommended the Agence St Hubert: well, Hubert was the patron saint of hunters, an auspicious start. MOONDROP TO MURDER (2003)
Trends of 'patron'
In Common Usage. patron is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'patron'
British English: patron NOUN
A patron is a person who supports and gives money to artists, writers, or musicians.
She was a patron of the arts and sciences.
Definition of patron from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.