Sentence Examples


  • The indulgence accentuated the division between those who accepted and those who rejected it.
  • He not merely lacked the ability to govern the empire in a time of crisis, but aggravated its dangers by his self-indulgence and vindictiveness.
  • I went to a party last night, and there out of five ladies three were Roman Catholics and had the Pope's indulgence for doing woolwork on Sundays.
  • Some might call self-care a mere indulgence, but I believe it to be necessary for a healthy mind.
  • But their indulgence even then is not mentioned to have gone beyond the coarse bread, flavoured with salt and sometimes hyssop, while their drink was water from the spring.