verb (used with object), in·dul·genced, in·dul·genc·ing.
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Origin of indulgence
OTHER WORDS FROM indulgencenon·in·dul·gence, nounpre·in·dul·gence, nounre·in·dul·gence, nounsu·per·in·dul·gence, noun
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After that indulgence, we decided to walk off some calories and took a stroll to Baltimore’s Harbor East neighborhood, about two miles south near the Inner Harbor.Escape (safely) to Baltimore’s luxurious Ivy Hotel|Kevin Naff|December 4, 2020|Washington Blade
Tastemade’s goal was to showcase Castello as an everyday indulgence.CNN, Tastemade and ForwardPMX are Digiday Marketing and Advertising Awards Europe shortlisters|Digiday Awards|October 27, 2020|Digiday
She still prefers to serve it as a small single serving because anything more ruins the indulgence.
Of course you shouldn’t make choices that will cause financial stress later, but I’d encourage you to lean into indulgence, whatever that means for you.
You attend a performance twice a month, an indulgence which marks the passing of the weeks.
Three years ago, she moved to New Orleans, where, she says, she encountered a great culture of indulgence.
But even still, that little sip of indulgence from a mug or a glass tastes almost just as sweet.
The indulgence, however, does not apply to sins that have not yet been committed.Popes, Saints, Miracles, Weird Relics and Odd Omens Converge on Rome|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jill also admitted to her past indulgence in the substance at a Led Zeppelin concert.‘Silicon Valley’ and the Return of Stoner Television|Rich Goldstein|April 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So the general posture of the adult world, in early 1964, was a kind of dismissive indulgence.‘You’ve Got to Be Kidding’: Why Adults Dismissed The Beatles in 1964|Michael Tomasky|January 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They had been permitted to sit up till after the ice-cream, which naturally marked the limit of human indulgence.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Hexam watched her with an amused indulgence that in no wise tempered his mounting admiration.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
One would imagine, to hear these (p. 171) people talk, that smoking was the only selfish indulgence in the world.
He glanced up and saw the face of the Bruder watching him with a smile of patient indulgence.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Here is Christianity with its marvellous parable of the Prodigal Son to teach us indulgence and pardon.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias)|Alexandre Dumas, fils