Synonyms

1. Saint-Mihiel

noun. a battle in the Meuse-Argonne operation in World War I (1918); the battle in which American troops launched their first offensive in France.

Synonyms

  • Argonne
  • Meuse River
  • Meuse
  • Argonne Forest
  • Meuse-Argonne operation
  • battle of St Mihiel
  • St Mihiel

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Words that Rhyme with Patron Saint

  • constraint
  • restraint
  • jonassaint
  • complaint
  • repaint
  • acquaint
  • quaint
  • taint
  • paint
  • feint
  • faint
  • ain't

Example sentences of the word patron-saint


1. Noun Phrase
St. Joseph, earthly father of Jesus, is the patron saint of fathers and workers, among others.

2. Noun Phrase
It is named after the congregation’s patron saint, Nicholas the Wonderworker.

3. Noun Phrase
In Italy, Santa Lucia is the patron saint of fishermen.

4. Noun Phrase
For example, because of his love of creation, Saint Francis is the patron saint of ecology.

2. Saint-Saens

noun. French pianist and composer (1835-1921).

3. patron

noun. ['ˈpeɪtrən'] a regular customer.

Synonyms

  • regular
  • habitue
  • customer
  • fixture
  • operagoer
  • frequenter

Antonyms

  • bad person
  • nonworker
  • captor
  • boycott

Etymology

  • patron (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. patron

noun. ['ˈpeɪtrən'] someone who supports or champions something.

Synonyms

  • warrantor
  • godparent
  • warranter
  • pillar of strength
  • patroness
  • angel
  • supporter
  • benefactor
  • patronne
  • helper
  • sponsor
  • guarantor
  • backer
  • tower of strength
  • godfather

Antonyms

  • irregularity
  • irregular
  • asymmetrical
  • unsystematic

Etymology

  • patron (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. patron

noun. ['ˈpeɪtrən'] the proprietor of an inn.

Synonyms

  • proprietor
  • boniface
  • owner
  • host

Antonyms

  • atypical
  • infrequent
  • unsteady
  • nonstandard

Etymology

  • patron (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. saint

noun. ['ˈseɪnt'] a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization.

Synonyms

  • divinity
  • sainthood
  • god
  • immortal
  • deity

Antonyms

  • finite
  • deny
  • derestrict
  • enable

Etymology

  • saint (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • saint (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. saint

noun. ['ˈseɪnt'] person of exceptional holiness.

Synonyms

  • faqir
  • holy person
  • holy man
  • angel
  • fakir
  • faquir
  • good person
  • Buddha

Antonyms

  • bad egg
  • liar
  • inferior
  • mortal

Etymology

  • saint (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • saint (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. saint

noun. ['ˈseɪnt'] model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal.

Synonyms

  • class act
  • model
  • apotheosis
  • paragon
  • nonesuch
  • jimdandy
  • crackerjack
  • nonsuch
  • nonpareil
  • humdinger
  • jimhickey
  • ideal

Antonyms

  • unworthy
  • comparable
  • imperfect
  • concrete

Etymology

  • saint (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • saint (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. saint

verb. ['ˈseɪnt'] hold sacred.

Synonyms

  • reverence
  • enshrine
  • venerate
  • fear

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • start
  • let
  • uncover

Etymology

  • saint (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • saint (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. saint

verb. ['ˈseɪnt'] declare (a dead person) to be a saint.

Synonyms

  • adjudge
  • canonise
  • hold
  • declare

Antonyms

  • lose
  • discontinue
  • let go of
  • defy

Etymology

  • saint (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • saint (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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