Synonyms of indulgence in English:

indulgence


See definition of indulgence

noun

1‘he squandered his money on the indulgence of all his desires’

SYNONYMS

satisfaction, satisfying, gratification, gratifying, fulfilment, fulfilling, satiation, appeasement, assuagement, quenching, slaking

accommodation

ANTONYMS

denial

2‘he took exercise as an antidote to excess indulgence’

SYNONYMS

self-gratification, self-indulgence, overindulgence, overconsumption, intemperance, immoderation, immoderateness, dissipation, dissolution, dissoluteness, debauchery, excess, excessiveness, lack of restraint, prodigality, extravagance, decadence, pleasure-seeking, wantonness, lack of self-control

rare sybaritism

ANTONYMS

moderation

3‘they viewed holidays abroad as an indulgence’

SYNONYMS

extravagance, luxury, treat, comfort, non-essential, extra, frill

ANTONYMS

necessity

4‘her indulgence left him spoilt’

SYNONYMS

pampering, coddling, mollycoddling, cosseting, babying, mothering, nannying

spoiling, humouring, catering to someone's every whim

partiality

5‘his parents view his lapses with indulgence’

SYNONYMS

tolerance, forbearance, humanity, compassion, kindness, understanding, sympathy, liberalness, liberality, forgiveness, leniency, lenience, clemency, mercy, mercifulness

ANTONYMS

severity