Enter your text below to find synonyms and click here


421 synonyms found


[ɪndˈʌld͡ʒəns], [ɪndˈʌld‍ʒəns], [ɪ_n_d_ˈʌ_l_dʒ_ə_n_s]

Synonyms for Indulgence:

gluttony (noun)

avarice, boundlessness, consumption, crapulence, excessiveness, extravagance, gluttony, greediness, hoggishness, immoderateness, insatiability, intemperance, omnivorousness, overindulgence, piggishness, rapacity, voraciousness.

intemperance (noun)

carousal, debauchery, dissipation, drunkenness, luxury, revelry, self-indulgence, sensuality.

wastefulness (noun)

excess, immoderation, lavishness, opulence, overabundance, pound-foolishness, prodigality, profuseness, thriftlessness, wastefulness.

Other synonyms and related words:

Anglo-catholic, Catholicism, Epicurean, Immoderacy, Sybaritism, abide, absolution, absolve, absurdity, accept, acceptance, access, accommodatingness, acknowledge, acquiescence, acquittal, activity, admit, advantage, advocacy, aegis, agree, agreeableness, aid, allow, allowance, although, altruism, amenity, amnesty, amusement, apostolic, appeasement, appreciate, approbation, approval, approve, assent, attention, attentiveness, auspices, authority, authorization, babying, backing, backup, be intemperate, beneficence, benefit, benevolence, benignity, betise, big-heartedness, binge, blank check, blast, blow off, boon, broad-mindedness, buffoonery, bull, burst, carte blanche, catholic, cede, change, charitableness, charity, charm, clemency, clowning, coddling, comfort, compassion, complaisance, concede, concern, concession, conclave, condonation, condone, confess, confession, connivance, consent, considerateness, consideration, contentment, continuous, copyright, cordiality, cosseting, countenance, courtesy, crapulency, crapulousness, craziness, critical niceness, daftness, daintiness, dainty, debauch, decadence, decadent, decency, defer, delicacy, delicate, delight, delightfulness, deliverance, dilate, dispensation, display, disregard, dissoluteness, drug habit, easiness, elegance, elegant, endurance, enfranchisement, enjoyment, enlarge, enthusiasm, epicureanism, epicurism, escapism, even if, exceed, exculpation, excusal, excuse, exemption, exoneration, expand, expendable, exquisite, extend, extra, failing, fair, fastidious, fastidious accuracy, fastidiousness, favor, favoring, favour, finicky, firsthand, flakiness, fling, folly, fondling, fondness, foolery, foolishness, forbearance, forbearing, forbearingness, forgive, forgiveness, forgiving, forgivingness, fortitude, franchise, freedom, friendliness, frill, frivolity, fulfillment, fun-loving, generosity, generousness, geniality, gentleness, give way, good naturedness, good turn, good will, good-heartedness, goodness, goodwill, grace, graceful, graciousness, grant, gratification, gratifying, greed, harlequinade, hedonism, heedfulness, help, helpfulness, hobby, hospitality, humaneness, humanity, humoring, imbecility, immunity, improvidence, inabstinence, incontinence, independency, indiscipline, indulge, indulgency, indulging, inordinacy, inordinateness, insaneness, intemperateness, intercession, intermediation, jag, joy, kind-heartedness, kindliness, kindness, kowtowing, large-heartedness, latitude, law, laxity, leave, lenience, leniency, lenity, let fly, let go, liberality, liberty, licence, license, linear, live high, live it up, live well, long, long-sufferance, long-suffering, longanimity, longer, longitudinal, lunacy, madness, magnanimity, mannerliness, mediation, mercifulness, mercy, mildness, mincing, mindfulness, moderation, mollycoddling, non-essential, not interfere, obliging, obligingness, oblivion, oblong, office, offices, ok, open-mindedness, ostentatiousness, outburst, outspoken, overdoing, overindulge, overlooking, overpermissiveness, pamper, pampering, pardon, partiality, particular, party, pass on, patent, patience, patientness, patronage, permission, permissiveness, permit, perseverance, petting, philanthropy, pity, placating, pleasing, pleasure, plunge into dissipation, politesse, prerogative, present, privilege, profligacy, profligateness, quarter, regard, regardfulness, release, remission, repletion, reprieval, reprieve, resign, right, sanction, satiation, satiety, satisfaction, self-control, self-government, self-gratification, self-indulgent, self-satisfaction, service, show, smoothness, soft-heartedness, softness, solicitousness, solicitude, special favor, splash, splurge, spoiling, spree, squandering, squeamish, stoicism, stupidity, submit, sufferance, superfluity, support, sweet reasonableness, swinishness, sybaritic, sympathy, tact, tactfulness, take delight in, tasteful, tender-heartedness, tenderness, thought, thoughtfulness, toadying, tolerance, toleration, tomfoolery, too much, too-muchness, treat, treating, turn, unconstraint, uncontrol, understanding, uninterrupted, unrestraint, unrevengefulness, unwiseness, vertical, voluptuousness, vouchsafement, waiting game, waiting it out, waive, wallow in voluptuousness, warm-heartedness, warmth, warrant, waste, wasting, weakness, widen, wild living, winking.

Quotes for Indulgence:

  1. It's an indulgence to sit in a room and discuss your beliefs as if they were a juicy piece of gossip. Robert A. Heinlein.
  2. Too rigid specialization is almost as bad for a historian's mind, and for his ultimate reputation, as too early an indulgence in broad generalization and synthesis. Samuel E. Morison.
  3. The famous saying 'God is love', it is generally assumed, means that God is like our immediate emotional indulgence not that the meaning of love ought to have something of the 'otherness' and terror of God. Charles Williams.