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indulge

verb /inˈdaldʒ/
to allow (a person) to do or have what he wishes
consentir
You shouldn’t indulge that child so much.
to follow (a wish, interest etc)
entregarse (a), complacer
He indulges his love of food by dining at expensive restaurants.
to allow (oneself) a luxury etc
darse (un/el) gusto
Life would be very dull if we never indulged (ourselves).
indulgence noun
complacencia, satisfacción
sheer indulgence.
indulgent adjective willing to allow people to do or have what they wish (often to too great an extent)
indulgente
an indulgent parent.
indulge in phrasal verb to give way to (an inclination, emotion etc)
dejarse llevar, entregarse (a)
She indulged in tears / in a fit of temper.
(Definition of indulge from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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