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English definition of “self-indulgent”


adjective uk   /ˌself.ɪnˈdʌl.dʒənt/ us  
allowing yourself to have or do anything that you enjoy: I know it's self-indulgent of me, but I'll just have another chocolate.Taking pleasure in something
noun [S or U] uk   /ˌself.ɪnˈdʌl.dʒəns/ us  
Taking pleasure in something
(Definition of self-indulgent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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