Impatronize
Impatronize Im*pat"ron*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impatronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impatronizing}.] To make lord or master; as, to impatronize one's self of a seigniory. [R.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • impatronize — transitive verb Etymology: Middle French impatroniser, from in in (II) + patron patron, master + iser ize more at patron obsolete : to give or take possession of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Impatronized — Impatronize Im*pat ron*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impatronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impatronizing}.] To make lord or master; as, to impatronize one s self of a seigniory. [R.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impatronizing — Impatronize Im*pat ron*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impatronized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impatronizing}.] To make lord or master; as, to impatronize one s self of a seigniory. [R.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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