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indulgent
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  • She had no ecstatic indulgence in the sense of guilt which is, to the women of Main Street, the surest escape from blank tediousness.
  • He looked blankly indulgent, and yawned, and condescended, "That’s a pretty slick arrangement on the radiator, so you can adjust it at any temperature you want.

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  • Indulgent parents risk spoiling their children.
  • Her parents are strict, but her grandparents are indulgent.

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