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to patronize [patronized|patronized] {verb}

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1. general
2. commerce, American English

Synonyms (English) for "patron":

patron

Context sentences for "to patronize" in Swedish

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EnglishBut the state's role cannot be - as in George Orwell's book "1984' - to patronize its citizens and to protect them by laying down what they can and cannot do.
Statens uppgift kan inte vara - som i " 1984" av George Orwell - att spela förmyndare åt och skydda medborgaren genom att tala om för honom vad han skall göra.
EnglishBut the state's role cannot be - as in George Orwell's book " 1984 ' - to patronize its citizens and to protect them by laying down what they can and cannot do.
Statens uppgift kan inte vara - som i " 1984 " av George Orwell - att spela förmyndare åt och skydda medborgaren genom att tala om för honom vad han skall göra.