A manner, often a patronizing or domineering one, of governing a country, managing employees, etc. that is suggestive of a father's relationship to his children
Showing condescension; esp., patronizing
(Scot.) A listing of particulars
(used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
(Chiefly Southern US) To resemble in appearance:
To refuse to buy, sell, or use
To compete with; to strive against.
To oppose or counteract
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To attract prospective buyers; be popular on the market:
To buy merchandise as a buyer
To move upwards.
Respect is defined as to feel or show esteem or honor for someone or something.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
(Archaic) Enjoying favor or grace; acceptable or pleasing.
To indulge oneself:
To be a sponsor for.
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
To visit often.
(Informal) To shop at (a specified store)
Promote is defined as to contribute to the growth of something or to sell by advertising.
To condescend to give or grant; vouchsafe:
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