indulging indulging  /ɪn ˈdəl dʒɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of indulging or gratifying a desire

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He devoted more time to indulging his passions for flying airplanes by day and partying by night than to calling on clients.
  2. Even their children level the charge at the baby boomers: that members of history's most indulged generation are setting new records when it comes to indulging their kids.
  3. He devoted more time to indulging his passions for flying airplanes by day and partying by night than to calling on clients.

News

  1. Tonys 2013: Watch Neil Patrick Harris' showstopping opener

    Neil Patrick Harris is a busy man. When he's not working on the CBS sitcom "How I Met Your Mother," or indulging in his passion for magic tricks, or filming cameos for the "Harold & Kumar" movies, he is earning acclaim for his hosting skills.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Asian Markets Trade Higher On Wall Street Lead

    Asian stock markets are mostly trading notably higher on Monday with investors indulging in some hectic buying, tracking cues from Wall Street where stocks ended on a high note on Friday amid easing worries about the U.S. economy. Some upbeat economic data from the region is also contributing to the firm trend.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: RTT News

  3. Learning to be a surfer dude in Southern California

    Indulging the fantasy with surfing lessons in Carlsbad.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

Quotes

  1. "Unemployment is near 10 percent. The American people continue to ask, where are the jobs? But the president keeps whining and indulging in childish partisan attacks," Boehner said in a statement. "How out of touch can he get?"
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: John Boehner Source: The Associated Press

  2. "No longer do we have the luxury of indulging our differences to the exclusion of the work that we must do together," Obama said in his first address to the UN General Assembly.
    on Sep 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: United Press International

  3. "Basically, if I'm indulging too much and not exercising enough, I can feel that," she told Allure magazine last year. "I can feel a change before I see it. For me, working out is not so I can get skinny. It's so that I can keep up my...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Taylor Swift Source: Us Magazine

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