Part of speech:
(R.C.Ch.) A partial or complete remission, under conditions specified by the Church, of divine temporal punishment that may otherwise still be due for sin committed but forgiven
the act of indulging or gratifying a desire
The act by which somebody is pampered.
To give temporary compliance or agreement, evade immediate decision, etc., so as to gain time or avoid argument
The definition of appease is to pacify or quiet someone by giving them what they want.
To pamper; coddle
To do a service or favor for:
The definition of spoil is to destroy something, to diminish the character of something, to overindulge someone, or to go bad and become unusable or inedible.
Placate is defined as to soothe someone who is angry or upset by making concessions.
To be glad.
To please, gratify, delight, etc.
To treat indulgently; baby.
To pet is to rub, pat or touch something or someone with affection.
To be particularly attentive or solicitous; minister:
The definition of anger is to make someone mad or aggravated.
To call forth; evoke
To give satisfaction.
(Obsolete) To give admittance to; receive.
To give a sense of ease to
To oppose or withstand something; offer resistance
Find another word for humoring. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for humoring, like: indulgence, indulging, pampering, temporizing, pleasing, gratifying, appeasing, mollycoddling, obliging, spoiling and softening.