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English definition of “indulgent”

indulgent

adjective     /ɪnˈdʌldʒənt/
If you are indulgent to someone, you give them anything they want and do not mind if they behave badly: an indulgent fatherCausing pleasure
indulgently adverb She smiled indulgently at her son. → See also self-indulgent
(Definition of indulgent adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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