Some articles on indulge:
... 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): Treat with excessive indulgence.
Synonyms: pamper, featherbed, cosset, cocker, baby, coddle, mollycoddle, spoil
Famous quotes containing the word indulge:
“I will indulge my sorrows, and give way
To all the pangs and fury of despair.”
—Joseph Addison (16721719)
“Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise mans knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.”
—Aldous Huxley (18941963)
“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 (18791944)