Bad parenting: I've seen so much of this—whether it is an over-indulgent parent or one who ignores their child.
The old man did as parents are apt to do with children to whom they have been over-indulgent.
He had the physique and bearing of a man athletic in his youth but now over-indulgent.
It had not only been generous to the South, but over-indulgent.
The chaplain told us we done too much, we was over-indulgent to the boy.
In fact they are over-indulgent to them, and let them do just what they please when they are small.
But the children of undecided, or of over-indulgent parents, never enjoy this preserving aid.
Flatterers have done him much mischief, since he is naturally too prone to be over-indulgent to himself.
Such at least is the verdict of Fétis, who was by no means inclined to be over-indulgent in criticising Méhul.
Chinese parents are, if anything, over-indulgent to their children.