What is indulge?

  • (verb): Enjoy to excess.
    Synonyms: luxuriate
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on indulge:

The 120 Days Of Sodom - Plot
... in the faces of seven-year-old girls, and indulge in urine drinking and coprophagia/scatology ... the story-telling sections, the four libertines – Blangis, the Bishop, Curval and Durcet – indulge in activities similar to those they've heard with their daughters and the kidnapped children ... perversions, such as men who vaginally rape female children, indulge in incest and flagellation ...

More definitions of "indulge":

  • (verb): Give free rein to.
    Example: "The writer indulged in metaphorical language"
  • (verb): Yield (to); give satisfaction to.
    Synonyms: gratify, pander

Famous quotes containing the word indulge:

    I will indulge my sorrows, and give way
    To all the pangs and fury of despair.
    Joseph Addison (1672–1719)

    Facts are ventriloquists’ dummies. Sitting on a wise man’s knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)

    I know only one person whom I could count on not to indulge herself in ... conventional falsehoods, and she has never been able, so far as I know, to keep a friend. The habit of literal truth-telling ... is self-indulgence of the worst.
    Katharine Fullerton Gerould (1879–1944)