Example sentences for: patron

How can you use “patron” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Daily devout prayer, such as reciting the rosary or praying to a patron or favorite saint, is a normal occurrence in many families, with the prayers often led by the mother or grandmother.

  • Parvati also has more benevolent aspects, such as Taleju, patron deity of the Nepali royal family, and Devi.

  • If anything, the director seems to have suffered from a surfeit of dignity, proving too proud to overcome the loss of a powerful patron and a couple of ambitious flops.

  • The patron saint of lost items, it is covered with photos, flowers, and notes of petition left by the streams of pilgrims who come from all corners of the world.

  • In lush gardens, a fine hall has been built to house the works from the collection of the Dutch painter, Rudolf Bonnet, who helped guide the Pita Maha art movement in the 1930s, and from the collection of his patron, Cokorda Gde Agung Sukawati, who governed Ubud for many decades.

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