indulgent definition

  • adjective:
    • Showing, characterized by, or given to indulgence; lenient.
    • Disposed or susceptible to indulge, laughter, gratify, or cave in to a single's very own or another's desires, etc., or even to be compliant, lenient, or forbearing; showing or prepared show favor; favorable; indisposed to be serious or harsh, or even work out required discipline: since, an indulgent mother or father; is indulgent to servants.
    • at risk of indulge; yielding to your wishes, laughter, or appetites of these under a person's treatment; compliant; not opposing or restraining; tolerant; mild; favorable; perhaps not serious.
    • becoming positively likely
    • tolerant or lenient
    • described as or provided to producing toward desires of someone
  • others:
    • Disposed or susceptible to indulge, humor, gratify, or give way to one's own or any other's desires, etc., or even be compliant, lenient, or forbearing; showing or prepared to show benefit; positive; indisposed to be serious or harsh, or to work out required discipline: because, an indulgent parent; to be indulgent to servants.
    • Synonyms Lenient, forbearing, tolerant, mild. See gratify.

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