Indulge in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Indulge

(intransitive, often followed by "in"): To yield to a temptation or desire. | (transitive) To satisfy the wishes or whims of. | To give way to (a habit or temptation); not to oppose or restrain.

Short Example Sentence for Indulge

  • 1. I mean to indulge in them often. 🔊
  • 2. One may only indulge in surmises. 🔊
  • 3. Gladstone was unable to indulge in small talk. 🔊
  • 4. I never indulge in it; it always gives me a headache. 🔊
  • 5. But why do I indulge in such vain hope that he is alive? 🔊
  • 6. I love to indulge it, and I search for repose. 🔊
  • 7. As to upholstery, I would say, never indulge in an excess. 🔊
  • 8. Cockayne was permitted to indulge in a few passing expressions of wonder. 🔊
  • 9. I do not indulge in any hope that a man can be better than his best self. 🔊
  • 10. But he was not allowed many hours to indulge in either emotion. 🔊
  • 11. Upon no occasion allow yourself to indulge in careless or incorrect speech. 🔊
  • 12. First be satisfied, and then indulge in your delightful anticipation. 🔊
  • 13. It was not her way to indulge in the self-pitying joys of depression. 🔊
  • 14. Why does a grandmother indulge a young child, give it sweets and candies? 🔊
  • 15. They even indulge in loose amours, and are brought into ridiculous situations. 🔊
  • 16. When grown-up persons indulge in practical jokes, the fact gauges them. 🔊
  • 17. I knew that to indulge temper was sinful, and I found it was imprudent. 🔊
  • 18. If you have brawl'd enough, Please to indulge me with one word, you pimp. 🔊

How to use Indulge in a Sentence?

  • 1. Men who drink do not always choose the bosom of the family in which to indulge their weakness. 🔊
  • 2. All the rest of the dramatis personae enter, and indulge in exclamations of joy. 🔊
  • 3. Even Gabriel and Mr. Mechlin, who were less disposed to indulge in hilarity, laughed a little. 🔊
  • 4. He would indulge in the love of strife and watch the footsteps of the innocent for glittering gold no more. 🔊
  • 5. He was still young enough to indulge the anticipation of fully profiting by the results of this auspicious moment. 🔊
  • 6. I judge so, because we indulge in these trips every year, while this is their first adventure of the kind. 🔊
  • 7. This is one of the great pleasures of gardening, and working gardeners should not be considered slack if they occasionally indulge in it. 🔊
  • 8. He requested, as a favour which was usually granted to culprits before their execution, to indulge once more in his favourite game. 🔊
  • 9. He was supplied with money, and could indulge his sole passion, which had stifled all his nobler feelings. 🔊
  • 10. She persuaded him to allot a very moderate sum to housekeeping expenses, and to indulge in the economical luxury of a trustworthy servant. 🔊
  • 11. They conquer indolence, they deny themselves enervating pleasures, or indulge only to a fixed limit proportioned to their powers. 🔊
  • 12. And some of the gestures and postures in which the singers are compelled to indulge are as foolish as the foolishest Italian acting. 🔊
  • 13. Late evening and night sleeps are refreshing, but not so the sleep you may indulge in in the morning, or the nap you may have in the afternoon. 🔊
  • 14. Making their money in the way they do, the Liverpool people care less to hoard it than to indulge in the spending. 🔊
  • 15. But in this instance I was seduced by no love of low company, nor disposition to indulge in low vices. 🔊
  • 16. He was about to indulge in what he would have termed a little "kidding" of the girl, but wisely refrained after another shrewd reading of her face. 🔊
  • 17. No unseemly word or light mocking, no murmur or immoderate laughter, is let to pass unreproved, if any one should allow himself to indulge in such. 🔊
  • 18. I was left at home the following Sunday, and afterwards only ventured to indulge sparingly in the exercise of my newly discovered faculty. 🔊
  • 19. Perhaps, too, she was a little foolish over her last-born, for she certainly did indulge me in a quiet way, and with a great show of strictness. 🔊
  • 20. This is said to explain why the prophets of the Old Testament were so vigorously forbidden to indulge in wine or rich fare. 🔊
  • 21. While he was speaking, the youth undid the fastenings, and set his brother free, but Dan was far too anxious to indulge in pleasantries just then. 🔊
  • 22. Satisfaction that his news was awaiting him at the camp left him free to indulge in the happy memory of his brief passage of arms with Kate Seton. 🔊