patron

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patron

noun

Definition of PATRON

1
a person who buys a product or uses a service from a business <a restaurant patron>
Synonyms account, client, guest, patron, punter [chiefly British]
Near Antonyms broker, merchant, seller, vendor (also vender); shopkeeper, tradesman; black marketer (or black marketeer), fence
2
a person who takes the responsibility for some other person or thing <the wealthy philanthropist is one of the city's most generous patrons of its symphony orchestra>
3
one that helps another with gifts or money <the patron for the museum's current blockbuster is the city's biggest banking institution>

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