Patron

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Definition

a patron: a benefactor, a sponsor, a supporter
noun
a patron of the arts a person who supports the arts

a patron: a buyer, a client, a customer
noun
Patrons of the restaurant were disappointed to see it close. Its regular clients were very sad when it closed.

Examples

  • "Many museum patrons expect to hear the phrase: 'My kid could do that' many times over the next month and a half."
  • "Said one drunk bar patron, 'This one guy wanted to watch a show about midget bachelorettes in bikinis, then this other dude, a big guy with a beard and a mustache and a lot of tattoos, he wanted to watch a wrestling match."

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