self-indulgent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “self-indulgent” in the English Dictionary

"self-indulgent" in British English

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self-indulgentadjective

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

"self-indulgent" in American English

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self-indulgentadjective

 us   /ˌself·ɪnˈdʌl·dʒənt/
allowing yourself to have or do anything you ​want: A lot of the ​poetry is just self-indulgent ​nonsense.
self-indulgence
noun [U]  us   /ˌself·ɪnˈdʌl·dʒəns/
My ​parents’ ​trip to Hawaii was an ​unusual self-indulgence for them.
(Definition of self-indulgent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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