Example sentences for: patronage

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

  • Naturally, Portugal got something out of it--a lowering of import tariffs on its products and some royal patronage.

  • (Intifada-era graffiti has been painted over with phrases such as "Confront corruption and patronage!"

  • Kanishka was a champion of the Mahayana (Great Vehicle) school, which attributed for the first time a quasi-divinity to Buddha; his active patronage of the arts led to the creation of the first bronze and stone sculptures of Buddha.

  • What Rage for Fame makes abundantly clear is how essential the patronage of powerful suitors and would-be suitors was for Luce, and probably for other career women of her generation as well.

  • Siegel argues that funds from the federal Community Action Program, a neighborhood-based anti-poverty program, were used to buy peace from the black militants, allowing them to develop their own neighborhood-based patronage networks.


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