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Definition 1: a regular customer - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for patron in the sense of this definition

(patron is a kind of ...) someone who pays for goods or services

(... is a kind of patron ) a patron of the opera

(... is a kind of patron ) a regular patron

"an habitue of the racetrack" "a bum who is a Central Park fixture"

Definition 2: someone who supports or champions something - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for patron in the sense of this definition

(patron is a kind of ...) a person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help)

(... is a kind of patron ) invests in a theatrical production

(... is a kind of patron ) someone having a relation analogous to that of a male sponsor to his godchild

(... is a kind of patron ) a person who sponsors someone (the godchild) at baptism

(... is a kind of patron ) one who provides a warrant or guarantee to another

(... is a kind of patron ) a woman who is a patron or the wife of a patron

(... is a kind of patron ) a person who can be relied on to give a great deal of support and comfort

Definition 3: the proprietor of an inn - [noun denoting person]

(patron is a kind of ...) (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business

"he is the owner of a chain of restaurants"

(... is a kind of patron ) the owner or manager of an inn

(patron belongs to a domain located in ...) a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe

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