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indulge

verb accommodate, acquiesce, allow, bear with, do a favor, do service for, endure, entertain, favor, flatter, fulfill, give in to, give license to, go along with, humor, jumps into, minister to, pamper, pander to, permit, satiate, satisfy, spoil, tolerate, yield to
See also: bestow, concede, enable, foster, furnish, give, grant, let, pander, patronize, permit, sanction, suffer, tolerate, vouchsafe
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That he should never have been able to indulge so amiable a feeling before, passed suspiciously through Emma's brain; but still, if it were a falsehood, it was a pleasant one, and pleasantly handled.
When he (Narendra Modi) indulges in corruption, treasury is at loss.
They also offer Coffee Infused Chocolate Indulges, milk chocolate pieces that have been infused with coffee and come in six flavors; hazelnut, raspberry, French vanilla, Irish cream, chocolate truffle and amaretto; and Tea Infused Chocolate Indulges and Tea Infused Chocolate Bars in jasmine green tea, orange black tea, ginger green tea and masala chai black tea.
It indulges many of the cheap cliches modern horror movies are addicted to, especially near the end.
Eggert traces the conjunction of female authority and poetic "ravishment" through Spenser's Faerie Queene, reading the dramatic shift in genre between fantastical romance and historical allegory in Book V as Spenser's strategy for effacing the female authority constitutive of the experimental poetic fantasy in which his poem indulges beginning in Book III.
Those foundations are known to almost everyone because, in fact, almost everyone indulges in counterfactual thinking about their own lives.